John Libbey Eurotext

European Journal of Dermatology


Development of nodules on the glans penis due to hyaluronic acid filler injection Volume 26, numéro 4, July-August 2016


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1 Department of Dermatology,
2 Department of Pathology,
Toho University Ohashi Medical Center, 2-17-6,
Ohashi, Meguro-ku,
Tokyo 153-8515, Japan

Hyaluronic acid (HA) is one of the most widely used agents for reducing facial skin lines. However, injectable HA gel has also been used recently for glans penis augmentation. Herein, we report a case wherein glans penis nodules developed following injection of HA.A 35-year-old man presented with a 2-year history of an irregularly shaped nodule on his glans penis. He had undergone phimosiectomy 10 years previously and also underwent HA injection into his glans penis for glans penis augmentation, [...]