Shawl scrotum

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Shawl scrotum is a condition in which the scrotum surrounds the penis, resembling a 'shawl'.[1]

It is a characteristic of some syndromes such as Aarskog-Scott syndrome (faciodigitogenital syndrome), Rubenstein-Taybi syndrome, craniofrontonasal dysplasia, Hunter Carpenter McDonald Syndrome, Naguib Syndrome, Saito Kuba Tsuruta Syndrome, Ieshima Koeda Inagaki syndrome, Cystic fibrosis Gastritis Megaloblastic Anemia, Willems de Vries syndrome, Schinzel syndrome and Seaver Cassidy syndrome.


  1. ^ Reardon, William (2008). "Shawl Scrotum and Penoscrotal Transposition". The bedside dysmorphologist. Oxford: Oxford University Press. pp. 170–171. ISBN 0-19-530045-9. Retrieved 7 May 2009.