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  • Impact Factor: 1.809**
  • H-Index: 6
  • ISSN: 2474-1655
  • DOI: 10.25107/2474-1655
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Major Scope

  •  Internal Medicine
  •  Obstetrics and Gynecology
  •  Gastric Cancer
  •  Palliative Care
  •  Sexual Health
  •  Nuclear Medicine
  •  Pneumonia
  •  Ophthalmology


Citation: Ann Clin Case Rep. 2021;6(1):2070.DOI: 10.25107/2474-1655.2070

Priapism in a Patient with COVID-19: A Case Report

Agulleiro Juan Cruz*, Lapenna Leandro, Koren Claudio, Labrador Jorge, Coronado Paul and Villalba Bachur Roberto

Urology Service, Complejo Hospital Churruca-Visca, Argentina

*Correspondance to: Agulleiro Juan Cruz 

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A pro-inflammatory response in patients with coronavirus disease provokes hypercoagulability and hyperviscosity, following an excessive liberation of acute phase reactants. Thromboembolic complications such as Deep Venous Thrombosis, Pulmonary Embolism, Stroke and Acute Coronary Syndrome were described from the beginning of the pandemic as possible manifestations of this new virus. Priapism is a medical urgency that demands quick assessment and timely treatment. A case of priapism is presented in a patient undergoing hospitalization for COVID-19. He was treated with cavernosal blood aspiration, irrigated with 0.90% w/v saline solution and intracavernosal injection of the sympathomimetic agent (adrenaline), with favorable response.


Priapism, COVID-19; Thrombosis

Cite the Article:

Cruz AJ, Leandro L, Claudio K, Jorge L, Paul C, Roberto VB. Priapism in a Patient with COVID-19: A Case Report. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2021; 6: 2070..

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