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A 48-year-old female asked:

My husband can not maintain an erection and he can't last sexually for more than just a couple of minutes. ?

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Dr. Visalakshi Vallury
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Evaluation: He should be evaluated. Erectile dysfunction can have a number of causes. Hypertension, diabetes, low testosterone levels, depression etc can all have an affect of erectile function. Medications also can be a cause. He should discuss his symptoms with his physician. There are a number of treatment options available.
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