Benign Diseases and Neoplasms of the Penis

Matthew J. Wasco, Rajal B. Shah

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This article provides comprehensive review of benign diseases and neoplastic conditions of the penis. It describes and provides representative images of clinical, key pathologic features and ancillary techniques to aid in differential diagnoses. It examines these diseases from the epidemiologic standpoint, looks at environmental and genetic factors, and outlines the new histologic entities for penile neoplasms with distinct outcomes and clinical behavior that have been proposed in recent years.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)161-197
Number of pages37
JournalSurgical Pathology Clinics
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 2009
Externally publishedYes


  • Penile neoplasia
  • Penis
  • Precancerous lesions
  • Squamous cell carcinoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine


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