Urology>>>>> Penile Cancer
Question 1#

Which of the following is NOT a risk factor for penile carcinoma?

A. Smoking
B. Phimosis
C. Chlamydial infection
D. Exposure to ultraviolet light
E. HPV 16 and 18 infection

Correct Answer is C


Answer C

All the above except chlamydial infection predisposes to SCC of the penis. BXO or lichen sclerosus et atrophicus is now also believed to be a risk factor.