Clitoroplasty: the decrease of the size of the clitoris

Written by: Dra. Anna Torres Maczassek
Published: | Updated: 24/05/2018
Edited by: Top Doctors®

The clitoroplasty is a surgery that is decrease in size clitoris, since there are congenital abnormalities that cause an increase in size. This can result from an excess of testosterone or if there is a hypertrophy, hormonal abnormalities or taking steroids.

They talk about capuchon hypertrophy when the clitoral hood is too big, causing much discomfort as a loss of erogenous sensitivity. The clitoroplasty can intervene to this problem by reducing the size of capuchon for better exposure of the clitoris.

On the other hand, there is occasionally a sagging clitoral, usually due to age, which can be corrected by raising it and placing it so that it does not protrude from the labia.

Both interventions have an approximate length of An hour, is performed under local anesthesia and sedation, and once the surgery and timed observation, the patient may return home. From there, you are recommended to rest and re-enter the workplace after 24-48 hours.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dra. Anna Torres Maczassek
Plastic surgery

Dr. Torres is one of the most recognized specialists in Plastic Surgery in Barcelona after an international training frontline. This technique specializing in breast augmentation, also in reconstructive and cosmetic breast surgery with lipotransference and facial surgery ( eyelids, ears and correction rhinoplasty).

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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