Postorgasm illness syndrome--a spectrum of illnesses.

  title={Postorgasm illness syndrome--a spectrum of illnesses.},
  author={J. Ashby and D. Goldmeier},
  journal={The journal of sexual medicine},
  volume={7 5},
  • J. Ashby, D. Goldmeier
  • Published 2010
  • Medicine
  • The journal of sexual medicine
  • INTRODUCTION We describe two men with marked symptoms following orgasm. In each case, the symptoms were consistent with those found in postorgasm illness syndrome (POIS). AIM Further elucidation of the cause of the patients' symptoms. METHODS Both cases were investigated for causes of POIS with biochemical, hormonal, neurological, autonomic, cardiological, and psychological workup. RESULTS Extensive investigation did not reveal a major organic cause for these patients' symptoms. Detailed… CONTINUE READING
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