Pyogenic granuloma of the penile shaft following circumcision

Sody A. Naimer, A. Cohen, D. Vardy

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Abstract

Pyogenic granuloma is a benign vascular, inflammatory proliferation that appears following minor trauma in children. The exact pathogenesis of pyogenic granuloma is unknown, but its formation is closely related to minor trauma, chronic irritation, and hormonal influences. We present a unique case of a pyogenic granuloma that appeared in an infant following circumcision.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)39-41
Number of pages3
JournalPediatric Dermatology
Volume19
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - 27 Mar 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Dermatology

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