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Balanitis Xerotica Obliterans Summary

Description: An atrophic and sclerotic condition of the head of the PENIS, glans penis. Sometimes it leads to stenosis and occasionally obliteration of the external meatal orifice.

Also Known As: Kraurosis Penis

Networked: 37 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 2 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Balanitis Xerotica Obliterans

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Etretinate : 1 outcome in 1 result : FDA 1
  2. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 1 study in 1 result : IBA
  3. Tacrolimus (Prograf) : 1 result : FDA 7 Generic
  4. Triamcinolone (Aristocort) : 1 result : FDA 27
  5. Steroids : 1 result : IBA
  6. Procaine (Novocaine) : 1 result : FDA 24 Generic
  7. Paraffin : 1 result : IBA
  8. Peroxidase (Myeloperoxidase) : 1 result : IBA
  9. Hydrocortisone (Cortisol) : 1 result : FDA 176 Generic
  10. Formaldehyde (Formol) : 1 result : FDA 1
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Diseases Related to Balanitis Xerotica Obliterans

  1. Pathologic Constriction (Stenosis)
  2. Lichen Sclerosus et Atrophicus (Lichen Sclerosus)
  3. Hypospadias
  4. Localized Scleroderma (Morphea)
  5. Vulvar Lichen Sclerosus
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Key Therapies for Balanitis Xerotica Obliterans

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  1. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome in 7 results
  2. Gas Lasers : 1 outcome in 2 results
  3. Male Circumcision (Circumcision) : 2 studies in 18 results
  4. Laser Therapy (Surgery, Laser) : 3 results
  5. Transurethral Resection of Prostate (TURP) : 1 result
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