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Penile Strangulation

Utsav Anand Mani, Pranjal Tripathi, Vikram Sarangan, Haider Abbas, Sanjay Mule, Mukesh Kumar, Sharique Alam, Uday Krishan, Devansh Goyal, Mohd Jahangir Alam, Syed Hasan Raza, Mohd Saalim

Keywords : Compulsive sexual behaviour disorder, Penile strangulation, Psychiatric emergency, Urological emergency

Citation Information : Mani UA, Tripathi P, Sarangan V, Abbas H, Mule S, Kumar M, Alam S, Krishan U, Goyal D, Alam MJ, Raza SH, Saalim M. Penile Strangulation. 2023; 1 (3):67-70.

DOI: 10.5005/njem-11015-0023

License: CC BY-NC 4.0

Published Online: 25-01-2024

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2023; The Author(s).


Penile strangulation is an acute urological emergency which requires a specialised multidisciplinary approach to management of the patient. We present to you two cases managed in our ER. Through these cases, we aim to understand the underlying psychiatric implications of such patients while learning how to remove the objects in the emergency. The metallic objects from both patients were retrieved in time to prevent loss of organs and maintain the preservation of the function of penis. Psychiatric evaluation of the patients was done and both were diagnosed to be having compulsive sexual behaviour disorder (CSBD).

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