erectile impotence


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erectile impotence

n
(Medicine) impotence caused by the inability of the penis to become sufficiently firm to penetrate the vagina
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Comparison on the inflatable and the Small-Carrion prostheses in the surgical treatment of erectile impotence.
Vasoactive intracavernous pharmacotherapy for the treatment of erectile impotence men with spinal cord injury.
2,4] The prevalence of erectile impotence, as such, among older men is largely unknown.
If the prevalence of erectile impotence does increase with age, then the use of sexual practices that require a lesser degree of penile tumescence, such as mutual masturbation and oral-genital gratification, may represent a reasonable alternative for elderly couples.
Yohimbine has been identified by medical researchers as an alpha-2 adrenergic blocking agent useful in the treatment and diagnosis of some types of male erectile impotence.