A retractable double-layered fold of skin and mucous membrane that covers the glans penis and protects the urinary meatus when the penis is not erect. [ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Foreskin http://orcid.org/0000-0002-6601-2165 ]

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Term information

Subsets

uberon_slim, efo_slim, pheno_slim

definition
  • A retractable double-layered fold of skin and mucous membrane that covers the glans penis and protects the urinary meatus when the penis is not erect.
depicted by
  • http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/c/cc/Foreskin2.jpg/200px-Foreskin2.jpg
  • https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e6/Foreskin_CloseupV2.jpg
has broad synonym
  • preputium
  • prepuce
has exact synonym
  • prepuce of male
  • penile prepuce
  • preputium penis
has related synonym
  • prepucium
  • praeputium
  • foreskin
id
  • UBERON:0001332