Malleable penile prosthesis is a cost-effective treatment for refractory ischemic priapism.

@article{Tausch2015MalleablePP,
  title={Malleable penile prosthesis is a cost-effective treatment for refractory ischemic priapism.},
  author={Timothy J. Tausch and Lee C Zhao and Timothy Atkinson and Jordan A. Siegel and Michael James Belsante and Casey A. Seideman and James Ryan Flemons},
  journal={The journal of sexual medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={12 3},
  pages={
          824-6
        }
}
INTRODUCTION Refractory ischemic priapism (RIP) can be difficult to treat, consuming significant healthcare-related resources. Acute insertion of a malleable penile prosthesis (MPP) has been reported as an effective therapy that treats the priapism and restores sexual function. AIM We report our 6-year, urban public hospital experience with acute insertion of MPP in patients with RIP. METHODS We retrospectively reviewed the records of patients receiving MPPs for RIP from 2007 to 2013. Data… CONTINUE READING
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