Priapism-let's hit it hard!
Let’s begin with some basic penile anatomy and terminology. When using ‘ventral and dorsal,’ we’re dealing with the penis in its erect state. So the corpus spongiosum is the single, unpaired erectile tissue on the ventral aspect of the penis that terminates in the glans while the corpus cavernosa are the paired erectile tissues that are on the dorsal aspect of the penis. They both terminate in the glans and are the major players in priapism. There are two primary types of pri