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What are the effects of surgical treatments after Clostridium histolyticum failure in Peyronie’s disease?

What are the effects of surgical treatments after Clostridium histolyticum failure in Peyronie’s disease?

Posted by on Feb 21, 2021 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effects of surgery in patients with Peyronie's disease previously treated with Collagenase Clostridium histolyticum (CCH; Xiaflex). The main finding was that surgical treatments may improve persistent penis curvature (PC) in these patients. Some background Peyronie's disease is caused by the...

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Low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy is an effective and safe treatment for erectile dysfunction

Low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy is an effective and safe treatment for erectile dysfunction

Posted by on Feb 6, 2021 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated if low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy (LIEST) is a good treatment for patients with erectile dysfunction (ED). Researchers suggested that LIEST is a good and safe treatment for these patients. Some background ED consists of the inability to get and keep an erection firm enough for sex. This...

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Triglyceride-glucose index is a helpful factor for the diagnosis and follow-up of erectile dysfunction

Triglyceride-glucose index is a helpful factor for the diagnosis and follow-up of erectile dysfunction

Posted by on Jan 31, 2021 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated if the triglyceride-glucose index (TGI) is associated with erectile dysfunction (ED). Researchers suggested that TGI is a useful factor in the diagnosis and follow-up of ED.  Some background ED consists of the inability to get and keep an erection firm enough for sex. Some of the risk factors for this...

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Evaluating a drink supplement to improve male sexual function in men taking PDE5-inhibitors

Evaluating a drink supplement to improve male sexual function in men taking PDE5-inhibitors

Posted by on Dec 29, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness of a drink supplement with testofen, L-citrulline, resveratrol, and caffeine (TLRC) in improving sexual function in men taking phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5-i). Researchers suggested that the TLRC drink improves the sexual function in these patients. Some background Erectile...

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RestoreX improves the sexual function of patients with Peyronie’s disease

RestoreX improves the sexual function of patients with Peyronie’s disease

Posted by on Dec 20, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study reported the extended follow-up outcomes on RestoreX effectiveness in men with Peyronie´s disease (PD). Researchers suggested that RestoreX improves the length, curve, and sexual function of these patients. Some background PD is caused by the formation of scar tissue inside the penis. This can result in a bent erect...

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Plaque incision or excision and grafting of collagen TachoSil improves the outcomes of patients with Peyronie’s disease

Plaque incision or excision and grafting of collagen TachoSil improves the outcomes of patients with Peyronie’s disease

Posted by on Nov 29, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness and safety of plaque incision/excision and or grafting (PIG/PEG) with collagen TachoSil to treat erectile dysfunction in patients with Peyronie's disease (PD). Researchers suggested that PIG/PEG is a good and safe procedure to treat these patients. Some background PD consists of...

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Shock-wave treatment for erectile dysfunction in patients unresponsive to PDE5I therapy

Shock-wave treatment for erectile dysfunction in patients unresponsive to PDE5I therapy

Posted by on Nov 15, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial was carried out to assess the effectiveness of low-intensity extracorporeal shockwave therapy (LI-ESWT) for the treatment of patients with erectile dysfunction (ED) who do not respond to vascular medications such as phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors (PDE5Is). The authors found that LI-ESWT may improve erectile function in these...

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Intracavernosal injection of prostaglandin E1 in erectile dysfunction – does the dose matter?

Intracavernosal injection of prostaglandin E1 in erectile dysfunction – does the dose matter?

Posted by on Nov 7, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the effectiveness of different doses of prostaglandin E1 (PGE1) penis injection in patients with erectile dysfunction (ED) caused by blood vessel problems. Researchers suggested that PGE1 injections with increasing doses improved the rigidity and duration or erection in patients with different types of ED. Some...

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Do shift workers have an increased risk of developing erectile dysfunction?

Do shift workers have an increased risk of developing erectile dysfunction?

Posted by on Sep 24, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study investigated the association between shift work sleep disorder and erectile dysfunction (ED) in shift workers. Researchers suggested that shift work might be a risk factor for ED. Some background ED affects 18 million men in the US. It consists of the inability to have and/or keep an erection long enough for sex. Shift work...

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Looking for participants to test a low intensity shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction

Looking for participants to test a low intensity shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction

Posted by on Aug 30, 2020 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This trial is examining the effectiveness of low-intensity shockwave therapy (LIST) on patients with erectile dysfunction (ED). The main outcome will be the change in ED after 1 month of treatment. This study is being conducted in Virginia, US. The details ED (or impotence) affects 18 million men in the US. It consists of the inability...

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