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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Cavernosal alpha-blockade: a new technique for investigating and treating erectile impotence. Br J Psych 1983;143:332-7.
Intracavernous injection of prostaglandin [E.sub.1] for the treatment of erectile impotence. Journal of Urology, 141, 325-325.
Comparison on the inflatable and the Small-Carrion prostheses in the surgical treatment of erectile impotence. Journal of Urology, 123, 678-679.
Management of erectile impotence: Use of inflatable prosthesis.
Vasoactive intracavernous pharmacotherapy for the treatment of erectile impotence men with spinal cord injury.
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. It also has been used as a mydriatic agent that dilates the pupil of the eye and as a sympathicolytic (agent that interferes with, opposes, or destroys impulses from the sympathetic nervous system).