Tag Egerton Y. Davis
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Penis captivus

What follows is the first report of penis captivus in the Philidelphia Medical News of December 13, 1884
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Egerton Y. Davis

Egerton Yorick Davis was a frequent author of letters to medical societies, although only rarely would his penmanship be published. He was a retired US Army surgeon from Quebec who drowned in the Lachine Rapids in 1884 - his body was never recovered.