Cancer of penis


Specialists in penile carcinomas

0.7% of male tumors

More common in people >50 years old

20 años experiencia

+30 years of experience

Everything you need to know about penile cancer

He penile carcinoma It generally arises from the epithelium of the inner foreskin or glans.

It's a rare tumor and generally occurs after the age of 50. The most common type of penile cancer is squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), although there are several recognized subtypes with different characteristics and evolution.

The main risk factors for penile cancer are infection by human papillomavirus (HPV), phimosis or lack of hygiene.

It manifests itself with the appearance of a vegetative or flat and ulcerated lesion, of several months of evolution. Given the appearance of any of these data, medical attention is therefore recommended by a urology specialist.

The deep biopsy of the primary tumor will provide the definitive diagnosis, degree of differentiation and infiltration and sometimes the same biopsy can be the curative treatment of penile cancer when complete removal is achieved with safety margins.

If the size of the lesion is small, the local treatment (Mohs micrographic surgery, laser application, interstitial radiotherapy or excision with a safety margin) and in more advanced cases, the extension study (CT of the chest, abdomen and pelvis and bone scan) and radical surgery appropriate according to the risk of each case.

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