Peyronie’s Disease

Peyronie disease

Q. 1

The following statements are true about Peyronie’s disease except –

 A Pt. presents with complaints of painful erection

 B

Condition affects adolescent males

 C

The condition can be associated with Dupuytren’s contracture of the tendon of the hand.

 D

Spontaneous regression occurs in 50% of the cases.

Q. 1

The following statements are true about Peyronie’s disease except –

 A

Pt. presents with complaints of painful erection

 B

Condition affects adolescent males

 C

The condition can be associated with Dupuytren’s contracture of the tendon of the hand.

 D

Spontaneous regression occurs in 50% of the cases.

Ans. B

Explanation:

Ans is (b) i.e. Condition affects adolescent males

  • Peyronie’s disease is usually seen over 40 years of age
  • Important points about Peyronie’s disease
  • It is also k/a penile fibromatosis
  • It is due to fibrous plaques in one or both corpus cavernosum.They may later calcify or ossify.
  • Fibrous plaques lead to pain and curvature of the penis on erection
  • Palpable induration or mass appears usually on the dorsolateral aspect of the penis.
  • Palmar fibromatosis (Dupuytren’s contracture), plantar fibromatosis and penile fibromatosis (Peyronie’s ds.) are components of the same pathological process called superficial fibromatosis.
  • The aetilogy is uncertain, but it may be a result of past trauma.
  • Treatment is difficult but some cases may show spontaneous regression. Medical treatments are often ineffective.
  • If the penile deformity is distressing, Nesbitt’s operation can be performed to straighten the penis

Q. 2

All are true about Peyronie’s disease except ‑

 A Self limiting

 B

Medical treatment is effective

 C

Association with Dupytren’s contracture

 D

Calcified plaques

Q. 2

All are true about Peyronie’s disease except ‑

 A

Self limiting

 B

Medical treatment is effective

 C

Association with Dupytren’s contracture

 D

Calcified plaques

Ans. B

Explanation:

Ans. is `b’ i.e., Medical treatment is effective 


Q. 3

Peyronie’s disease affects the –

 A

Breast

 B

Vagina

 C

Scrotum

 D

Penis

Q. 3

Peyronie’s disease affects the –

 A

Breast

 B

Vagina

 C

Scrotum

 D

Penis

Ans. D

Explanation:

Ans. is ‘d’ i.e., Penis 

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