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Urinary incontinence and erectile dysfunction: Is dual prosthetic implantation safe?

Posted by on Mar 23, 2019 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study examined risks associated with dual implantation of an inflatable penile prosthesis (IPP), and an artificial urinary sphincter (AUS) in men with erectile dysfunction and urinary incontinence. This study concluded that surgical complications and device survival are similar between dual implantation and...

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Penile implants increase the risk of device erosion of artificial urinary sphincters

Posted by on Sep 27, 2017 in Erectile dysfunction | 0 comments

In a nutshell This study examined the effects of penile implants among men already treated with artificial urinary sphincters. Authors reported an increased risk of device erosion and removal among men treated with both surgical procedures compared to those with artificial urinary sphincters only. Some background A common side effect of prostate...

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