phalloplasty

noun
reconstructive surgery on the penis to repair congenital abnormality or injury

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Phalloplasty — refers to the construction (or reconstruction) of a penis or, sometimes, artificial modification of the penis by surgery, often for cosmetic purposes. It is also occasionally used to refer to penis enlargement. The first phalloplasty done for the …   Wikipedia

  • phalloplasty — noun Plastic surgery of the penis, to repair injury, for enlargement or for sex change …   Wiktionary

  • phalloplasty — Surgical reconstruction of the penis. [phallo + G. plastos, formed] * * * phal·lo·plas·ty fal ō .plas tē n, pl ties plastic surgery of the penis or scrotum * * * n. surgical reconstruction or repair of the penis. It is required for congenital… …   Medical dictionary

  • phalloplasty — n. surgical reconstruction or repair of the penis. It is required for congenital deformity of the penis, as in hypospadias or epispadias, and sometimes also following injury to the penis with loss of skin …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • phalloplasty — /ˈfæloʊplæsti/ (say falohplastee) noun (plural phalloplasties) reconstruction or alteration of the penis by plastic surgery. –phalloplastic, adjective …   Australian English dictionary

  • Фаллопластика (Phalloplasty) — восстановительная или пластическая операция на половом члене. Необходимость в осуществлении фаллопластики возникает при врожденных деформациях полового члена (например, при гипоспадии или эписпадии), а также после некоторых травм полового члена.… …   Медицинские термины

  • ФАЛЛОПЛАСТИКА — (phalloplasty) восстановительная или пластическая операция на половом члене. Необходимость в осуществлении фаллопластики возникает при врожденных деформациях полового члена (например, при гипоспадии или эписпадии), а также после некоторых травм… …   Толковый словарь по медицине

  • Фаллопластика — (phalloplasty) хирургическая процедура, в процессе которой создается функциональный пенис …   Общая психология: глоссарий

  • Penile prosthesis — A penile prosthesis is a medical device implanted in a penis during a surgical procedure to enable an erection for satisfactory and satisfying sexual intercourse. The device is not used only in men with organic or treatment resistant psychogenic… …   Wikipedia

  • Metoidioplasty — Metoidioplasty, sometimes referred to as a meto or meta or spelled metaoidioplasty , is an alternative to phalloplasty for trans men.[1] With the effects of testosterone treatment, the clitoris enlarges, over time, to an average of 4–5 cm… …   Wikipedia

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