Grafts Articles


  • Contemporary Review of Grafting Techniques for the Surgical Treatment of Peyronie's Disease.

    Peyronie's disease (PD) is a benign fibrotic disorder of the tunica albuginea of the penis, which can cause penile pain, curvature, shortening, erectile dysfunction, and psychological distress. Surgery is indicated when penile curvature prevents satisfactory sexual intercourse.

    Published March 18, 2017
  • Grafting techniques for Peyronie's disease.

    Peyronie's disease (PD) is a benign fibrotic condition of the penile tunica albuginea. PD can be associated with penile pain, curvature, shortening, and erectile dysfunction (ED). The predominant and most bothersome symptom in affected patients is penile curvature, which can lead to inability to have sexual intercourse.

    Published July 11, 2016
  • Grafts for Peyronie's disease: a comprehensive review.

    The difficulty implicit in combining all the characteristics that an ideal patch to treat Peyronie's disease with a lengthening procedure should have, together with the challenges of comparing results from different series, means that the ideal patch has yet to be determined.

    Published December 24, 2017
  • Liquid buccal mucosa graft endoscopic urethroplasty: a validation animal study.

    To validate a novel method of urethral stricture treatment using liquid buccal mucosal grafts (LBMG) to augment direct vision internal urethrotomy (DVIU) in an animal model.

    A rabbit stricture model was used to test this method.

    Published June 23, 2019
  • Peyronie's graft surgery-tips and tricks from the masters in andrologic surgery.

    Grafting techniques in the surgical management of Peyronie's disease (PD) are challenging, especially in inexperienced hands. In order to improve surgical outcomes the urologist should follow a standard surgical approach, preferably of an established and reliable grafting technique.

    Published October 7, 2017
  • Placental membrane grafts for urethral replacement in a rabbit model: a pilot study.

    Several graft materials are available for use in the treatment of urethral stricture disease. Placental membrane is being used in a variety of settings as a graft in wound healing and tissue repair.

    Published June 16, 2019
  • Surgical Management of Peyronie's Disease With Co-Existent Erectile Dysfunction.

    Surgical intervention in Peyronie's disease (PD) should ideally be delayed until the resolution of acute inflammatory phase.

    The objective of this review was to highlight the results of penile prosthesis to correct refractory erectile dysfunction (ED) in patients with PD, and the secondary procedures that may be required to correct the penile curvature.

    Published September 29, 2019