Phymosis

Etiology

  • Scarring of foreskin so can't retract over glans, from recurrent balanitis, or failure to regularly retract

Risk Factors

  • Male
  • Uncircumcised

Symptoms

  • Ballooning of urine under foreskin w/voiding
  • Difficult & delayed urination
  • Sometimes recurrent utis

Physical Exam Findings

  • Can't retract foreskin over glans

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