Pediatric Concealed or Buried Penis

Pediatric Concealed or Buried Penis

Pediatric Concealed or Buried Penis

A concealed or buried penis is hidden beneath the scrotum or excess skin in a boy’s pubic area.

Dallas

214-456-2444
Fax: 214-456-2497
Suite F4300

Plano

469-303-4200
Fax: 469-303-4225
Suite P1100

Park Cities

469-488-7000
Fax: 469-488-7001
Suite 106

South Rockwall

214-867-7400
Fax: 214-456-2497
Suite 233

Tyler

214-456-2444
Fax: 214-456-2497
Medical Arts Plaza Building

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What is Pediatric Concealed or Buried Penis?

A concealed – or buried – penis means that it is hidden beneath the scrotum or excess skin or fat in a boy’s pubic area. In most cases, a concealed or buried penis is of normal size and function. Therefore, this condition is usually a cosmetic issue, not a medical issue.

What are the signs and symptoms of Pediatric Concealed or Buried Penis?

  • Shaft and head of the penis not visible at all (in severe cases)
  • Only part of the penis is visible (in mild cases)

What are the causes of Pediatric Concealed or Buried Penis?

This condition is congenital, meaning that it is present at birth, and occurred during development in the womb. The cause of a concealed or buried penis is unknown.

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