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Erection Problems (Erectile Dysfunction) - Symptoms

Symptoms of erection problems include being unable to:

  • Have an erection, most of the time.
  • Keep an erection firm enough for sexual intercourse.
  • Keep an erection long enough to complete sexual intercourse.

Even with an erection problem, a man may still have sexual desire and be able to have an orgasm and to ejaculate.

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Discussing Erectile Dysfunction With Your Doctor

Nearly every man at some point has a problem getting or keeping an erection. There could be any number of reasons for it, ranging from fatigue, stress, or even side effects of a new medication. But as long as it's temporary and only happens occasionally, an erection problem is not generally a cause for concern. Some men, however, especially as they get older, experience a more frequent and longer lasting problem with erection known as erectile dysfunction or ED. ED refers to a man's inability to...

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Last Updated: May 14, 2012
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