Penile Dimensions of Newborn Infants

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M. Suttan Assin
Jusuf Rukman
Adrizal Dahlan


Of 336 full-term, newborn male tnfanrs, penile diameter, length, and volume of the testis were measured. All of the infants were Indonesians. The penile stretched length was 2.86 ± 0.23 cm and the diameter 0.82 ± 0.33 cm. There was statitiscally a significant correlation between penile length and gestational age (P<0.01), but no significant correlation between penile length and testicular volume, body length, body weight, or head circumference.

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Assin M, Rukman J, Dahlan A. Penile Dimensions of Newborn Infants. PI [Internet]. 16Aug.2018 [cited 25Jul.2021];29(7-8):146-0. Available from:
Received 2018-08-16
Published 2018-08-16


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