Erection Problems (Erectile Dysfunction) - Treatment Overview
Treatment for an erection problem (erectile dysfunction) depends on the cause of the problem, which may be psychological, physical, or a combination of both.
Erection Problems: Surgery on Penile Blood Vessels - Topic Overview
Surgery to repair blood vessels may be done for some men who have erection problems (erectile dysfunction). Penile revascularization This surgery generally is done in younger men who have injuries that affect blood flow to the penis. During surgery,a portion of a blood vessel from elsewhere in the abdomen is used to bypass the damaged portion of artery that supplies blood to the penis. ...
Erection Problems: Talking With Your Partner - Topic Overview
Talking with your partner may help your erection problems (erectile dysfunction). Couples often assume that they each know what the other person likes when it comes to sex. Sometimes they are wrong. Don't assume. Tell your partner what you do and don't find pleasurable. Make time outside of the bedroom to talk about your sex life together. If you withdraw sexually because you are afraid of ...
Erection Problems (Erectile Dysfunction) - What Happens
Most men have occasional erection problems (erectile dysfunction). However, when erection problems become persistent, they can affect your self-image, sex life, and relationships.
How Erections Occur - Topic Overview
An erection occurs when your imagination or one or more of the senses (vision,hearing,touch,smell,taste) are stimulated and you become aroused. Your central nervous system sends nerve impulses that increase blood flow to your penis. The blood fills the spongy chambers (corpora cavernosa) in the penis,causing them to expand and become rigid. The veins that would normally drain blood from ...
Erectile Dysfunction: Cialis, Levitra, Staxyn, and Viagra to Treat ED
WebMD looks at erectile dysfunction pills -- Cialis, Viagra and Levitra.
Frequently Asked Questions About Erectile Dysfunction
These questions and answers address key issues about erectile dysfunction.
ED: Is It All in My Head?
Could your erectile dysfunction be a product of your own mind?
Finding an Erectile Dysfunction Solution
Finding a solution to erectile dysfunction.