Chapter 33. Meshed Unexpanded Split-Thickness Skin Grafting for the Reconstruction of Penile Skin Loss

  1. Rudolf Hohenfellner1,
  2. John Fitzpatrick2 and
  3. Jack McAninch3
  1. P. C. Black,
  2. L. H. Engrav and
  3. H. Wessells

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755914.ch33

Advanced Urology Surgery, Third Edition

Advanced Urology Surgery, Third Edition

How to Cite

Black, P. C., Engrav, L. H. and Wessells, H. (2008) Meshed Unexpanded Split-Thickness Skin Grafting for the Reconstruction of Penile Skin Loss, in Advanced Urology Surgery, Third Edition (eds R. Hohenfellner, J. Fitzpatrick and J. McAninch), Blackwell Publishing, Ltd, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470755914.ch33

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Department of Urology, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany

  2. 2

    Department of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae Hospital, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland

  3. 3

    Department of Urology, San Francisco General Hospital, San Francisco, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405122139

Online ISBN: 9780470755914

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Keywords:

  • split-thickness skin grafting;
  • penile skin;
  • reconstruction;
  • anesthesia;
  • erectile function

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Patient counseling and consent

  • Indications

  • Contraindications

  • Preoperative management

  • Anesthesia

  • Special instruments/suture material

  • Postoperative care

  • Complications

  • Results

  • Operative technique

  • Tips