Stuttering priapism--a review of the therapeutic options.

  title={Stuttering priapism--a review of the therapeutic options.},
  author={Asif Muneer and Saima Minhas and Manit Arya and David John Ralph},
  journal={International journal of clinical practice},
  volume={62 8},
INTRODUCTION Priapism is a urological emergency which is commonly classified into low-flow and high-flow priapism. Immediate intervention is required for low-flow cases as the development of ischaemia ultimately leads to long-term erectile dysfunction. Stuttering or recurrent priapism is less well understood. This subtype is characterised by short-lived painful erections and is commonly encountered in patients with sickle cell disease. METHODS A systematic review of the treatment options… CONTINUE READING