Immunization Associated with Erectile Dysfunction Based on Cross-Sectional and Genetic Analyses

@inproceedings{Chen2014ImmunizationAW,
  title={Immunization Associated with Erectile Dysfunction Based on Cross-Sectional and Genetic Analyses},
  author={Yang Chen and Xianxiang Xin and Haiying Zhang and Jianfeng Xu and Yong Gao and Aihua Tan and Xiaobo Yang and Xue Qin and Yan-ling Hu and Zengnan Mo},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a global disease affecting a large number of people. Some studies have found a relationship between low-grade inflammation and ED. We hypothesized that the immune system might play a key role in the outcome of ED. Five immune agents (C3, C4, IgA, IgM, and IgG) were collected based on the Fangchenggang Area Male Health and Examination Survey (FAMHES), using methods of a traditional cross-sectional analysis. Our results repeated the significant association between ED… CONTINUE READING