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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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Proximal division of the corpus spongiosum associated with Chordee.
Yamada, "A case of abscess of corpus spongiosum associated with rectal cancer," Hinyokika Kiyo, vol.
It evolves slowly without invasion of the corpora cavernosa or the corpus spongiosum. Regional nodal involvement or distant metastases have never reported in the literature.
A mass similar to the first case report patient was observed directly after instillation of the jelly in the proximal part of corpus spongiosum. Urethral catheterization by the urologist was unsuccessful.
Blood drainage from the penis is done by external pudendal vein and internal pudendal vein and venous blood in deep vein penis, bulbar vein and dorsal penile vein enter to internal pudendal vein and then internal iliac and finally coudal vena cava, and the external pudendal vein blood prepuce, skin, corpus spongiosum penis and ischiocavernosus, bulbospongiosus and retractor muscles and free part penis through dorsal vein drainage (Fig7,8).
The resection margin can be divided in 3 important areas that need to be analyzed: the skin of the shaft with underlying dartos and penile fascia; corpora cavernosa with albuginea; and urethra with periurethral cylinder that includes lamina propria, corpus spongiosum, albuginea, and penile fascia (Figure 1).
Before entering the penis, the artery splits into three branches: one enters the bulb of the penis to supply the sinusoids of the corpus spongiosum; another other passes through the tunica albuginea to supply the corpus cavernosum; a third runs dorsally along the shaft to supply the apex of the penis.
Thrombosis of the corpus spongiosum and cavernosum is very rare17.
Megalourethra is a rare congenital urethral anomaly that results from defective development of the corpus spongiosum alone or with hypoplastic corpora cavernosa that occurs in scaphoid or fusiform form, respectively.
The urethral margin sent for frozen section analysis should include corpus spongiosum, corpus cavernosa, penile fascia and the skin and the distal margin should be inked by the surgeon in order to orientate the pathologist (7).
* -- pT2: Tumor invades any of the following: corpus spongiosum, prostate, periurethral muscle
Ultrasonography demonstrated a 3 cm hyperechogenic fluid collection with gas at the middle of the penile shaft, in contact with the right corpus cavernosum and corpus spongiosum. Moreover, there was gas in the right corpus cavernosum and hyperemia of the surrounding tissue (Figure 2).
Urethral stricture disease is a scarring process of the urethral mucosa and the surrounding spongy tissue of the corpus spongiosum. (1) The reported estimated incidence of urethral stricture disease in an older veterans population is 0.6%.