Microphallus, defined as a functionally normal penis, including a penile urethra, with a stretched length less than two standard deviations, can be caused by a variety of diseases and conditions.
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eMedicine - Microphallus
Indications, causes and treatments, recommending that gender assignment surgery be considered only in extreme situations.
The Inconspicious Penis
Article from Pediatrics Magazine describing the etiology and management of the group of abnormalities referred to as the inconspicuous penis. Includes an analysis of 19 cases seen over a period of 2 years.
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