Peyronie's disease

noun
Pey·​ro·​nie's disease | \ ˌpā-rə-ˈnēz- How to pronounce Peyronie's disease (audio) , pā-ˈrō-(ˌ)nēz- How to pronounce Peyronie's disease (audio) \

Medical Definition of Peyronie's disease

: the formation of fibrous plaques in one or both corpora cavernosa of the penis resulting in distortion or deflection of the erect organ

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“Peyronie's disease.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Peyronie%27s%20disease. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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