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A 46-year-old male asked:

Can the use of a catheter for the bladder cause erectile dysfunction? in a man in early 40's, some episodes but no major history of ed. catheter was placed for 9 days?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 58 years experience
Catheter ED?: Could be. But ED CAN be to many things and needs careful evaluation. Tell your friend this.
Last updated Sep 30, 2020
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