Ischemic priapism due to coagulopathy of severe COVID-19 infection

Journal Article (Review;Journal)

Initially thought to be a primarily respiratory disease process, the hypercoagulable state associated with COVID-19 has been associated with myriad clinical sequelae. We report a case of stuttering ischemic priapism associated with COVID-19, and describe a management approach to achieve detumescence in patients undergoing ventilatory proning limiting penile access. Level of evidence: Not applicable for this single center case report.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Grimberg, DC; Tejwani, R; Allkanjari, A; Forrester, MT; Kraft, BD; Kaye, DR

Published Date

  • January 1, 2021

Published In

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2051-4166

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 2051-4158

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/20514158211025914

Citation Source

  • Scopus