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Cannot Get An Erection
See your physician.: The inability to get or sustain an erection is called erectile dysfunction or ed. There are many causes. Stress, depression & anxiety are among many important psychological factors. Alcohol, tobacco & substance abuse can contribute. Medications & medical conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, high cholesterol, high blood pressure are also causes. See you physician, much can be done to help. ...Read more
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Cant maintain an erection, trouble getting an erection, but still able to reach orgasm once erection is obtained, what is wrong with me?
Erectile Dysfunction: Certainly there are now many pills on the market that may be helpful in your situation. However, at age 25 we need to look for reasons that you are having a problem. Do you have diabetes, is your testosterone low, do you have significant depression, is the stress in your life severe right now, are there significant other problems. Therefore, get in and see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
I haven't heard a : Lot of tsa agents complaining about it. So ther is only 2 possibilities... ...Read more
Review this with: Your doctor. There are so many possible causes for the symptoms you describe. You'd be best served by a detailed history and exam to better determine your cause(s) and what interventions can be undertaken to help out in both the short and long run. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
See a doctor : This is a complex problem that can't be even have the surface scratched in 400 characters or less. Do yourself a favor and see a primary care MD for a comprehensive evaluation and assessment of the problem. Best wishes. ...Read more
Just be careful.: The doctor may have a legitimate concern and you should not worry. Make sure you have a chaperon in the room. ...Read more
With a prosthesis: Final surgical stage in creating a penis, as part of sex change from female to male, is placement of a penile prosthesis, usually of the inflatable variety. (americanmedicalsystems.Com/mens_erectile_products-objectname_male_ams_700.Html) or wikipedia.Org/wiki/penile_prosthesis. ...Read more
No: All 50 states have laws allowing kids autonomy over dealing with stds. Although some states limit that to above ages 12 or 14 years old. In addition, its unethical to force teenagers to do anything medical (including drug and std testing). However, talk about this with your physician and allow him/her to discuss it with your child. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
How hard does an erection need to be for sex to be pleasureable for a woman? Is the penis supposed to be moveable or completely rock hard?
Depends ...: It's very much dependent upon the woman, as it may not be necessary for a penis to be very rigid for sex to be pleasurable for some woman. But in general, sex is easier to undertake with a more rigid penis. Don't forget about satisfaction for yourself. If rigidity is an issue please seek the input of your doctor or a urologist. Best of luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many options: Vacuum pump is a mechanical means to obtain an erection which is then maintained by placing a ring at the base of penis to restrict outflow. Alprostadil can be given as a shot or placed into the urethra to cause an erection. Urologists can surgically place penile implants to help achieve an erection. ...Read more