Giant scrotal elephantiasis
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany. Urology
(Impact Factor: 2.19).
03/2005; 65(2):389. DOI: 10.1016/j.urology.2004.08.051
How much can a man carry? Penoscrotal elephantiasis is a debilitating syndrome. This is a case report of a patient with giant genital elephantiasis secondary to long-standing lymphogranuloma venereum infection in Ethiopia. Complete surgical resection of the pathologic tissue and penile reconstruction was undertaken with good cosmetic and functional results.
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