Alleviation of post-radical prostatectomy cavernosal fibrosis: future directions and potential utility for PDE5 inhibitors.

  • A I El-sakka
  • Published 2011 in Expert opinion on investigational drugs

Abstract

Reversion of cavernosal fibrosis remains a controversial issue. The relative smooth muscle cells' loss that happens with cavernosal nerve damage and their impact on deterioration of erectile function were demonstrated in several studies. Furthermore, chronic ischemia that occurs with aging and medical co-morbidities is associated with the reduction of… (More)
DOI: 10.1517/13543784.2011.609315

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@article{Elsakka2011AlleviationOP, title={Alleviation of post-radical prostatectomy cavernosal fibrosis: future directions and potential utility for PDE5 inhibitors.}, author={A I El-sakka}, journal={Expert opinion on investigational drugs}, year={2011}, volume={20 10}, pages={1305-9} }