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Do penis implants need to be replaced every so often?

Do penis implants need to be replaced every so often?

No: Not unless there's a mechanical failure or an infection. ...Read more

Dr. Stephen Scholand
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Implant (Definition)

An implant is a medical device manufactured to replace a missing biological structure, support a damaged biological structure, or enhance an existing biological structure. Medical implants are man-made devices, in contrast to a transplant, which is ...Read more


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Will an implant make my penis bigger?

Will an implant make my penis bigger?

Here are some ...: Penile implant is the last resort of care for erectile dysfunction but would not increase the length and girth of the penis. The length of penile implant is individually measured and decided during implanting and its girth is the same as pre-made at its manufacturing. Detail? Ask implanting urologist... So, realistic expectation is paramount and essential. ...Read more

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How can I tell if my guy has a penis implant?

How can I tell if my guy has a penis implant?

Feels hard non-erect: Penis should be soft when it is flaccid. There is a condition called Peyronie's disease where men can have a hard plaque on top of penis under the skin. Penile implant goes full length of penis and never goes soft. Of course, you could always ask him. Penile implants are better than erectile dysfunction. ...Read more

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How can you tell if your guy has a penis implant?

How can you tell if your guy has a penis implant?

Permanently hard: Some are solid & flexible, others inflatable. Inflatable ones have pump control device in the scrotum which can be felt separate fro testicles. Penis with implant will never feel soft. Means he can perform ad infinitum! ...Read more

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Do penile implants affect the overall size of the penis or just the hardness?

Do penile implants affect the overall size of the penis or just the hardness?

No: Contrary to popular misconception, penile implants do not increase the length of the penis. They only increased the ability to have vaginal penetration and normal intercourse. ...Read more

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What kind of surgeries and implants are available to make my penis bigger and longer?

None...: Although political correctness & commercialism have geared up your admiration and even respect toward a bigger and longer penis, which alone has been not a deciding factor for happiness. In realistic living, a wise man should just adopt & treasure what he got, and adapt to it for life so to make the best use out of it. Don't let fantasy drive us into the land of mistiness & loss. ...Read more

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Is it possible to get a penis implant for cosmetic reasons (to get longer or wider)?

Never: A penile implant is never placed for cosmetic reasons in a patient who has normal erections. Implants do not make the penis bigger; they only allow rigidity to the penis sufficient for penetration for intercourse. ...Read more

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Will a penile implant make my penis larger?

Will a penile implant make my penis larger?

Diminished Size: By the nature of how an implant works, there is expected to be a decrease in length, though not substantial. These implants are only used for creating a usable erection for patients unable to do so with medications or injections. Once you have an implant, you will forever require an implant. No more natural erections will occur. ...Read more

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Ive had a peninal implant for 5 weeks. when I inflate the pump their is still a lot of flabby skin under the head of my penis. should I be worried?

Ive had a peninal implant for 5 weeks. when I inflate the pump their is still a lot of flabby skin under  the head of my penis. should I be worried?

Implant: The doctor who did the implant should look over the situation and help you decide how to manage it. Doing so is part of the routine management of a patient after placing an implant. ...Read more

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Is it safe to take medications like Cialis or viagra (sildenafil) with a penis implant?

Penile prosthesis: Its not that it's unsafe, but more so that it doesn't make sense. A penile prosthesis completely replaces the erectile chambers. There is very little to be gained by taking pde-5 inhibitors after having a penile prosthesis implanted. If the prosthesis is not creating full erections, see your urologist. There may be a problem with the device. ...Read more

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My scrotum sack is mosit and sore.I had a penis implant 15 years a ago could that be some of my ploblem?

My scrotum sack is mosit and sore.I had a penis implant 15 years a ago could that be some of my ploblem?

MOIST SCROTUM: A common cause of moisture of the scrotum is obesity and yiest. Diabetes can increase the risk of both of these entities. The prosthesis is a treatment of the e.D.. E.D. Can also be caused by obesity and diabetes. Absorbtive supportive underwear, close monitoring and treatment of diabetes and treatment of the yiest with antifungals with steroid preps can help. ...Read more

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My scrotum is moist and sore .I had a penis implant 15 years ago could it be a problem.The implant works good.?

My scrotum is moist and sore .I had a penis implant 15 years ago could it be a problem.The implant works good.?

Seek evaluation.: Given that you had prior surgery in the area, and that you have a prosthetic, it is very important to get evaluated to make sure you don't have an infection. Any infections, especially if they involve a foreign body such as a penile implant, should be treated early and with the right antibiotic. If the infection progresses too far, the implant may need to be removed. ...Read more

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Penile implant 10/30: penis still painfull, glans ultra sensitive, pain meds don't work. Can desensitizing gel be used on penis to dull pain? 20% benz

Yes: As long as you are not having fever, redness, or unusual swelling than a topical agent can be considered. Ask a compounding pharmacy to make blt, a combo of benzocaine, Lidocaine and tetracaine. Your doc can order it. ...Read more

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I am 1 year post partum. I have nexplanon implant for 1 year. My lower abdomen is very sore, hurts if touched, bloated, back pain, pelvis feels odd.

I am 1 year post partum. I have nexplanon implant for 1 year. My lower abdomen is very sore, hurts if touched, bloated, back pain, pelvis feels odd.

Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon and rectum can all be the source. Pelvic pain requires and examination to help organize the evaluation. ...Read more

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Can a male replace his penis with a vagina?

Can a male replace his penis with a vagina?

Neovagnioplasty: The surgical procedure that involves constructing a vagina - in this case a "new" vagina, using tissue from the male sex organs - is known as "neovaginoplasty." This procedure has come a very long way. Surgeons skilled in performing neovaginoplasties are able to achieve amazing results. ...Read more

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Hey docs, what household item can replace penis lube?

Hey docs, what household item can replace penis lube?

For what....: What do you plan to use for what condition in your penis? For sexual intercourse or for penile skin dryness? For skin dryness, you may try any cooing oil lightly and see. For sex, KY jelly. Be remember: Always use new things with caution since no one knows what may be potential adverse effect for individuals. ...Read more

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Every time i masturbate my penis skin comes off. Why!?

Every time i masturbate my penis skin comes off. Why!?

Maybe: You should take it easy and be less aggressive. Treat your penis as a friend, not an adversary. ...Read more