Outcome of penile prosthesis implantation for treating erectile dysfunction: experience with 504 procedures.

@article{Minervini2006OutcomeOP,
  title={Outcome of penile prosthesis implantation for treating erectile dysfunction: experience with 504 procedures.},
  author={Andrea Minervini and David John Ralph and John P. Pryor},
  journal={BJU international},
  year={2006},
  volume={97 1},
  pages={129-33}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the outcome of penile prosthesis surgery for different types of prosthesis. PATIENTS AND METHODS The notes of 447 men who had 504 penile prosthesis implanted between August 1975 and December 2000 were evaluated. Of the prostheses inserted, 393 were malleable, 81 were three-piece inflatable and 30 were self-contained hydraulic prostheses. The mean (range) age of the men was 52 (21-78) years; 404 men had primary implants and 43 had revision surgery after operations at… CONTINUE READING