Penile metastasis from carcinoma of the rectum: A case report

Shivananda Prabhu, K. Ramachandra Pai, Erel A.I. Diaz, C. C. Joshua, Sawan Ala, Manoj Bobby

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Penile metastases are extremely uncommon. When they do occur the primary lesion is most often in one of the pelvic organs. Patient may present with a painful nodule, priapism and urinary obstruction. Treatment is usually palliative. Aggressive surgical approach may benefit carefully selected patients who have no other clinical metastatic lesions.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)165-166
Number of pages2
JournalIndian Journal of Urology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-04-2003
Externally publishedYes


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Urology

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Prabhu, S., Pai, K. R., Diaz, E. A. I., Joshua, C. C., Ala, S., & Bobby, M. (2003). Penile metastasis from carcinoma of the rectum: A case report. Indian Journal of Urology, 19(2), 165-166.