Sonographic Diagnosis of Penile Mondor's Disease Associated with Absence of a Dorsal Penile Artery


Ozel A., Issayev F., ERTÜRK Ş. M. , Halefoglu A. M. , Karpat Z.

JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND, vol.38, no.5, pp.263-266, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.1002/jcu.20656
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CLINICAL ULTRASOUND
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.263-266
  • Keywords: ultrasound, thrombosis, superficial dorsal vein, penis, VEIN-THROMBOSIS, PHLEBITIS, ANATOMY, COLOR

Abstract

Penile Mondor's disease is an unusual condition, which is characterized by thrombosis in superficial dorsal penile vein. Here, we report the sonographic findings of this disease in a 35-year-old male along with the absence of right dorsal penile artery. (C) 2009 Wiley Periodicals, Inc. J Clin Ultrasound 38:263-266, 2010; Published online in Wiley InterScience (www.interscience.wiley.com). DOI: 10.1002/jcu.20656