Corona of glans penis

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Corona of glans penis
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Corona of glans penis on a human penis, with hirsuties papillaris genitalis.
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Latincorona glandis penis
TAA09.4.01.008
FMA19627
Anatomical terminology

The corona of glans penis or penis crown refers to the circumference of the base of the glans penis in human males which forms a rounded projecting border, overhanging a deep retroglandular sulcus, behind which is the neck of the penis.

It is the location where some males may develop Hirsuties papillaris genitalis, or "pearly penile papules", a common and harmless condition.

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