Penile cancer

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Carcinoma of the penis
Classification and external resources
ICD-10 C60.
ICD-9 187
MedlinePlus 001276
MeSH D010412

Penile cancer is cancer of the penis. It is relatively rare in developed countries.[1] In developing countries, however, it is much more common.[2] It can be dangerous.

References[change | change source]

  1. Bleeker, M. C. G.; Heideman, D. A. M.; Snijders, P. J. F.; Horenblas, S.; Dillner, J.; Meijer, C. J. L. M. (2008). "Penile cancer: Epidemiology, pathogenesis and prevention". World Journal of Urology 27 (2): 141–150. doi:10.1007/s00345-008-0302-z . PMID 18607597 .
  2. Pow-Sang, M. R.; Ferreira, U.; Pow-Sang, J. M.; Nardi, A. C.; Destefano, V. (2010). "Epidemiology and Natural History of Penile Cancer". Urology 76 (2): S2–S6. doi:10.1016/j.urology.2010.03.003 . PMID 20691882 .