Penile Cancer: Report of 3 Cases and Review of the Literatur
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Cancer of the penis is rare in Senegal. This rarity could be related to the preventive action of ritual circumcision
that is widely practiced during childhood. We report 3 cases of penile cancer tumor. The average age of our patients
was 42.5 years with as extreme 22 years and 67 years. The average time for consultation was 6 months. All patients
were circumcised during childhood. Squamous cell carcinoma was found in 2 cases. The review of the literature
shows the rarity of this tumor and the role of promoting factors: the absence of circumcision and papillomavirus
infection....

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