A 26-year-old male asked:
what is the treatment of psychological erectile dysfuncion? how is it diagnosed?
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Neurology 58 years experience
6.1k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Urology 25 years experience
Cognitive Therapy: In years past, psychological causes for ED were considered the rule; we now know they make up a small minority. Men who are unable to achieve erection on demand but still maintain normal firm am or nocturnal erections likely harbor psych issues such as situational or performance anxiety. Reassurance and, occasionally, ED drugs help to restore confidence, after which the ED drugs may be stopped.
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Last updated Mar 9, 2017
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