Penile Prosthesis

Known as: implant penile, Penile Implants, Implant, Penile 
A firm rod or inflatable device that is placed in the penis (an external male reproductive organ) during a surgical procedure. The implant makes it… (More)
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2007
2007
OBJECTIVE Determine the impact of penile prosthetic surgery on penile length. METHODS Stretched flaccid penile length was… (More)
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2007
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2007
OBJECTIVES Inflatable penile prosthesis (IPP) infection remains a devastating surgical complication. American Medical Systems… (More)
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2006
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2006
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the outcome of penile prosthesis surgery for different types of prosthesis. PATIENTS AND METHODS The… (More)
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2006
2006
PURPOSE Penile prosthetic surgery is associated with satisfaction rates >90% for the general penile implant population. It is… (More)
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2004
2004
INTRODUCTION Penile prosthesis infections are a devastating complication for both patient and surgeon. Efforts to reduce the risk… (More)
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2004
2004
PURPOSE Initial implantation of inflatable penile prosthesis has a 3% risk of infection. Reoperation of penile implants has a… (More)
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2001
Review
2001
The development of effective systemic therapy for the treatment of erectile dysfunction has resulted in a significant increase in… (More)
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1998
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1998
PURPOSE Elevation of glycosylated hemoglobin above levels of 11.5 mg.% has been considered a contraindication to penile… (More)
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1994
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1994
We treated 138 patients with severe Peyronie's disease by insertion of an inflatable penile prosthesis and manual modeling of the… (More)
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1989
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1989
Relaxation of the smooth muscle of the corpora cavernosa of the penis is necessary for penile erection. To determine the relation… (More)
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