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Who should consider using a vacuum constriction device to treat erectile dysfunction?

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Vacuum constriction devices (VCDs) are safe and can be used by patients with erectile dysfunction (ED) caused by many conditions, including:

  • Poor blood flow to the penis
  • Diabetes
  • Surgery for prostate or colon cancer
  • Psychological issues such as anxiety or depression

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Who should not use a vacuum constriction device to treat erectile dysfunction?

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