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Actas Urol Esp. 2001 May;25(5):393-5.

[Sugar: treatment of choice in irreducible paraphimosis].

[Article in Spanish]

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Centro de Salud de Sarriá, Lugo.

Abstract

PURPOSE:

To evaluate the effectivity of granulated sugar in the treatment of irreductable paraphimosis.

CLINICAL CASES:

During last year three patients have been treated by application of granulated sugar on prepuce and glands penis during 1-2 hours until edema reduction was observed. Paraphimosis could be reducted in all three cases.

CONCLUSIONS:

Sugar application reduce local edema permitting reduce paraphimosis in an incruent, cheap and without side effects way.

PMID:
11512267
DOI:
10.1016/s0210-4806(01)72638-1
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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