This chapter on pathology of the penis focuses on comprehensive topics spanning the nonneoplastic and neoplastic spectrum of lesions involving the penis and scrotum with emphasis on recent advancements in terms of diagnostic knowledge, technical procedures, molecular pathology along with application and integration of these areas as part of current trends in medicine. It provides an overview with updates to the reader on general topics including epidemiology in addition to review of histopathological features and most recent revisions in classification and staging systems apart from illustrated examples of recently described entities. Updated information regarding molecular pathology as it applies to specific diseases in regard to diagnostics and therapeutics is also provided.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationUrologic Surgical Pathology
Number of pages49
ISBN (Electronic)9780323549417
ISBN (Print)9780323550628
StatePublished - Jan 1 2020


  • Adenosquamous carcinoma
  • condyloma acuminatum
  • fibroepithelial lymphedematous polyp
  • herpes simplex
  • penile prosthesis
  • penis
  • squamous cell carcinoma

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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