Erythroplasia of Queyrat

Definition
Erythroplasia of Queyrat is a pre-cancerous disease of the mucous membrane of the penis, evident by a rash and irritation inside the shaft. It is typically found in uncircumcised men and can be treated with fluorouracil, an anticancer drug. If left untreated, cancer may develop.

Johns Hopkins patient information

Last revised: December 5, 2012
by David A. Scott, M.D.

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