penischisis

[ pē-nĭskĭ-sĭs ]

n.

A fissure of the penis resulting in an abnormal urethral opening, as in epispadias, hypospadias, or paraspadias.

Nearby words

  1. peninsular state,
  2. peninsular war,
  3. peninsulate,
  4. penis,
  5. penis envy,
  6. penitence,
  7. penitent,
  8. penitente,
  9. penitentes,
  10. penitential


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