Post orgasmic illness syndrome: what do we know till now?

  title={Post orgasmic illness syndrome: what do we know till now?},
  author={M. Abdessater and S. El{\'i}as and E. Mikhael and Abdalla Alhammadi and S. Beley},
  journal={Basic and Clinical Andrology},
  • M. Abdessater, S. Elías, +2 authors S. Beley
  • Published 2019
  • Medicine
  • Basic and Clinical Andrology
  • BackgroundPeri orgasmic dysfunctions are very rare and little information exists on their diagnosis and treatment. One of these conditions is post-orgasmic illness syndrome (POIS), manifesting by a debilitating cluster of symptoms affecting men within seconds, minutes, or hours after ejaculation. The aim of this article is to do a thorough literature review about POIS, in order to elucidate the pathophysiology, the diagnosis and the management of this rare disease.ResultsUpdated literature… CONTINUE READING
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