Malfunctioned and Fractured Penile Prosthesis Caused by Cross Placement: Case Report

KARAKOYUNLU A. N., SARI S., Ozdemir H., TOPALOĞLU H., özok h. u., sağnak a. l., ...More

Urology Case Reports, vol.3, no.3, pp.80-81, 2015 (ESCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Case Report
  • Volume: 3 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2015
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.eucr.2015.03.001
  • Journal Name: Urology Case Reports
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.80-81
  • Yozgat Bozok University Affiliated: Yes


Penile prosthesis is a functional option for patients who have erectile dysfunction after failed medical and intracavernosal treatments. Malleable penile prosthesis is a good alternative. Penile prosthesis implantation is a surgical process. Seldomly complications occur. In this study we presented a 61 y old man who has malfunctioned and broken penile prosthesis due to cross implantation. (C) 2015 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Inc. This is an open access article under the CC BY-NC-ND license.