Peyronie's disease


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Peyronie's disease

[¦pā·rə¦nēz di‚zēz]
(medicine)
Scarring of the shaft of the penis; may interfere with normal erections.
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The study found that men with Peyronie's disease were 43 percent more likely to be struck down with stomach cancer, 39 percent more likely to develop testicular cancer and 19 percent more likely to get skin cancer (melanoma), compared to men with no penis complaints.
org/urologic-conditions/peyronies-disease/symptoms) example image of Peyronie's disease is available here .
Psychosocial effects are present with Peyronie's disease as well, including an increased incidence in depression, decreased self-esteem, and a change in relationship dynamics that can include self-isolation (Nelson & Mulhall, 2013).
The illness most commonly comes on between the ages of 41 and 60 and around a third of Peyronie's disease sufferers also have or will develop a condition called Dupuytren's contracture in the hands.
Safarinejad MR, Asgari MA, Hosseini SY, Dadkhah F (2010) A double-blind placebo-controlled study of the efficacy and safety of pentoxifylline in early chronic Peyronie's disease.
Peyronie's Disease (PD) is a condition that involves the development of collagen plaque, or scar tissue, on the shaft of the penis.
Application of pericardial graft in the surgical management of Peyronie's disease.
On May 9, 2012, Auxilium announced that Phase IIb clinical trial results of XIAFLEX for the potential nonsurgical treatment of Peyronie's disease were published on The Journal of Urology website and will be included in the June 2012 print version of The Journal of Urology.
Auxilium Pharmaceuticals and Actelion Pharmaceuticals have entered into a long-term partnership for the development, supply and commercialization of Xiaflex, a novel, first-in-class biologic for the potential treatment of Dupuytren's contracture and Peyronie's disease.
Andromeda's services include consultations, counseling, diagnostics and medical and surgical treatment, including microsurgery, especially for erectile dysfunction (ED, impotence), male infertility (childlessness) and curvatures and deformities of the penis, including Peyronie's disease.
A IT sounds like you have Peyronie's disease, a disorder that affects about one in 100 men over the age of 40.