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collection

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a measurable whole

the main part

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capital as contrasted with the income derived from it

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a collection of writings

the main part of an organ or other bodily structure

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Literature review showed that elective gangrene of the corpus spongiosum is very rare and in our case no etiology could be found.
We postulate that the chronic hyalinization of vessels within the corpora cavernosa and corpus spongiosum resulting from radiation compromised the blood supply within the corporal bodies so that the penis was not spared in this severe soft tissue infection.
pT2: Tumor invades any of the following: prostatic stroma, corpus spongiosum, periurethral muscle
Unquestionably, the spontaneous ventral urethral fistula originated from the congenital hypoplasia of corpus spongiosum.
After minimal debridement and mobilization of proximal and distal corpus spongiosum, the urethra was spatulated.
6] One must avoid contact between the severed corpus spongiosum and corporal tissue to obviate the risk of postoperative impotence as a consequence of spongio-cavernosal fistula.
In 1962, Elliot and Fischerman reported a case of a 68-year-old man who presented with a 5-cm bone in his corpus spongiosum which required surgical excision.