Penile Cancer

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Penile Cancer

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The rare condition of penile cancer

An old man was referred from a peripheral health facility to Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH). That was two years ago when I was serving as an intern doctor at the national referral hospital.

The chap, who was in his 60s, was complaining of a nagging sore on his penis. It had been bleeding from under the foreskin, with a foul smell and changes in colour.

He was in great dismay because of what he was experiencing. But what scared him most was his foreskin. It was becoming thicker and thicker and difficult to retract—at that time; it looked like everything fared badly for him.

After taking his history and performing physical examination, I elicited all signs and symptoms--all…

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