Electrical activity of the corpus cavernosum in patients with corporal veno-occlusive dysfunction.

@article{Kayigil1996ElectricalAO,
  title={Electrical activity of the corpus cavernosum in patients with corporal veno-occlusive dysfunction.},
  author={Onder Kayigil and O Atahan and Ahmet Metin},
  journal={British journal of urology},
  year={1996},
  volume={77 2},
  pages={261-5}
}
OBJECTIVE To determine whether the pattern of discoordination (an increase in electrical activity of the corpus cavernosum after an intracavernous injection with papaverine and which results in the contraction of the cavernous smooth muscles instead of relaxation) is an aetiological factor in veno-occlusive dysfunction (VOD). PATIENTS AND METHODS Electromyography of the corpus cavernosum was performed before and after an intracavernous injection with 60 mg papaverine in 45 patients diagnosed… CONTINUE READING