Surgery: Current Research

Surgery: Current Research
Open Access

ISSN: 2161-1076



Penile Strangulation due to a Metallic Foreign Body: A Case Report

Parveen Kumar and Prashant Lavania

The application of a penile ring for sexual gratification is an unusual practice with severe consequences. Here we present a case report of thirty years old saint who applied a metallic ring at the root of his penis to avoid erections. He presented to our hospital after forty-eight hours of penile ring application which was removed successfully after detumescence and fasciotomies and had an uneventful recovery.

Published Date: 2019-05-03; Received Date: 2019-04-19