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Image Number 760 (Gonorrhea)

 
Morphology:
Unusual shapes

Diagnosis: Gonorrhea

Site: Penis

Sex: M

Age: 23

Type: Clinical

Description: painful edema of the prepuce and angulation of the penis(chordee)

Submitted by: Karumuri Siva Rami Reddy

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Differential Diagnosis

History: This patient had history of unprotected sexual exposure 10 days back.He developed painful, purulent urethral discharge,few days back.He had tender,ventral angulation of the penis suggestive of chordee.This is due to the invasion of gonococci in to the submucosal tissue of the urethra and give rise to an inflammatory response.Infiltration of corpus spongiosum may lead to painful erections with chordee.

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