Prevalence, characteristics and implications of premature ejaculation/rapid ejaculation.

  title={Prevalence, characteristics and implications of premature ejaculation/rapid ejaculation.},
  author={Stanley E. Althof},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  volume={175 3 Pt 1},
PURPOSE Premature ejaculation/rapid ejaculation is a common but incompletely understood male sexual dysfunction. The purposes of this review are to 1) raise awareness of the prevalence and characteristics of PE/RE, its impact on the male and his partner, and the lack of approved medications indicated for its treatment, 2) encourage dialogue about PE/RE between physicians and patients, and 3) stimulate the development of appropriate new therapies. MATERIALS AND METHODS A MEDLINE search was… CONTINUE READING


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