penile intraepithelial neoplasia
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Acronym for non-invasive "penile intraepithelial neoplasia" (carcinoma in situ) in the area of the penis (glans penis, inner preputial leaf, penile shaft).
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Pat. with erythroplasia Queyrat and penile M. Bowen are usually affected after the 50th LJ. Patients with bowenoid papulosis usually develop the disease between 28-35 years of age.
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Excision of the affected area, electrocausal ablation, laser ablation, topical therapy with 5-FU or Imiquimod.
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While erythroplasia and Bowen's disease of the penis almost never show spontaneous remission and in the long run turn into a penis carcinoma, Bowenoid papulosis often shows spontaneous remission with complete healing.
LiteratureThis section has been translated automatically.
- Kreuter A et al (2008) Penile intraepithelial neoplasia is frequent in HIV-positive men with anal dysplasia. J Invest Dermatol (2008) Epub ahead of print
- Porter WM et al (2002) Penile intraepithelial neoplasia: clinical spectrum and treatment of 35 cases. Br J Dermatol 147: 1159-1165
Incoming links (6)Ain; Balanitis plasmacellularis; Carcinogenesis; Erythroplasia queyrat; Kin; Penile intraepithelial neoplasia;
Outgoing links (8)Bowenoids papulose; Bowen's disease; Erythroplasia queyrat; Hiv infection; Imiquimod; Lichen planus classic type; Lichen sclerosus (overview); Papillomavirus;
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