Pearly penile papules

Last Updated: 2023-07-07

Author(s): Anzengruber F., Navarini A.

ICD11: EK71.Z

Littré & Morgagni 1700

  • Hirsutoid penile papillomas
  • Hirsuties papillaris penis

Deformity without pathological value.

Whitish, sharply circumscribed, exophytic-filiform  papules located between the sulcus coronoarius and the glans margin.


Clinical image.

Histopathological findings of angiofibromas are to be expected.


No sickness value.

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