Penile necrosis due to priapism developed after circumcision in a patient with protein S deficiency.

Canter H. I., Coskuner E. R.

The journal of sexual medicine, vol.8, no.11, pp.3236-40, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 8 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1743-6109.2011.02415.x
  • Journal Name: The journal of sexual medicine
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.3236-40
  • Keywords: Circumcision, Necrosis, Protein S, Hypercoagulable State, Priapism, VENOUS THROMBOSIS, C DEFICIENCY
  • Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated: Yes


Introduction. Hypercoagulable state is a complex condition with an abnormal propensity for thrombosis. The consequences of it due to thrombosis of veins and arteries are the most common cause of sickness.