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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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Review
2007
Review
2007
BACKGROUND Despite the aging of the population, little is known about the sexual behaviors and sexual function of older people… Expand
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2005
Review
2005
  • R. Dean, T. Lue
  • The Urologic clinics of North America
  • 2005
  • Corpus ID: 46219972
This article reviews the physiology of penile erection, the components of erectile function, and the pathophysiology of erectile… 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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Review
1999
Review
1999
CONTEXT While recent pharmacological advances have generated increased public interest and demand for clinical services regarding… 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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Review
1997
Review
1997
OBJECTIVES To develop a brief, reliable, self-administered measure of erectile function that is cross-culturally valid and… Expand
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
Review
1995
Review
1995
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1994
Review
1994
We provide current, normative data on the prevalence of impotence, and its physiological and psychosocial correlates in a general… Expand
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