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Penile Erection

Known as: Erectile, penis erection, Penis--Erection 
The state of the PENIS when the erectile tissue becomes filled or swollen (tumid) with BLOOD and causes the penis to become rigid and elevated. It is… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
From the University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco. Address reprint requests to Dr. Lue at the Department of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In the late 1980s, the Massachusetts Male Aging Study (MMAS) revealed that in a healthy New England population, 52% of men aged… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
In the penis, nitric oxide (NO) can be formed by both neuronal NO synthase and endothelial NOS (eNOS). eNOS is activated by… Expand
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Erection is basically a spinal reflex that can be initiated by recruitment of penile afferents, but also by visual, olfactory… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Patients with prostate cancer and their physicians need knowledge of treatment options and their potential complications… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
An abridged five-item version of the 15-item International Index of Erectile Function (IIEF) was developed (IIEF-5) to diagnose… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Sildenafil (Viagra, UK-92,480) is a novel oral agent under development for the treatment of penile erectile dysfunction. Erection… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
 
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
Nitric oxide (NO) is a cytotoxic agent of macrophages, a messenger molecule of neurons, and a vasodilator produced by endothelial… Expand
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Relaxation of the smooth muscle of the corpora cavernosa of the penis is necessary for penile erection. To determine the relation… Expand
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