If you or your partner was recently diagnosed with erectile dysfunction (ED), you may want to ask your doctor these questions at your next visit:
What is the cause of my ED? Could it be due to another condition?
Might any of my medications cause or worsen it? If so, what changes can we make to my prescription or the dose?
What else could be to blame, like stress, alcohol, or smoking?
What treatment do you recommend? What are the pros and cons?
What lifestyle changes I should mak...
Cancer: A disease that occurs when abnormal cells in a part of the body divide and grow uncontrolled.
Cavernosography: A test used in conjunction with the dynamic infusion cavernosometry (see below) that involves a dye being injected into the penis. The penis is then X-rayed and doctors are able to visualize a venous leak (see below).
Chemotherapy: In cancer treatment, chemotherapy refers to the use of drugs whose main effect is either to kill or slow the growth of rapidly multiplying cells. Chemotherapy usually includes a combination of drugs.