Mondor disease

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Mondor disease

Mondor’s disease is the thrombosis of the superficial dorsal vein of the penis. It is rare and benign disease. Appears as a painful hardening of the dorsal vein of the penis in conjunction with swelling of the dorsal surface of the penis.mondor1

Causes

• infections

• intense sexual activity

• surgeries, such as after varicocele

Treatment

• administration of non- steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs,

• topical cream heparin

• avoid sexual activity for 4-6 weeks.

mondor2It should be emphasized that the disease does not affect erectile function and fertility. A few months after the onset of symptoms followed by complete regression of symptoms.