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Penile Prosthesis Implant
3-25 yrs...: If successfully implanted, the reported longevity of penile prosthesis has highly varied, ranging usually between 5-15 yrs, but may be shorter as 1-3 yrs or longer up to 20-25 yrs, at least based on my personal experience. If unsuccessfully ended with infection (. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Penile implant is the surgical means (as the last resort) to restore physical ability for intercourse so to extend the experience in sex pleasure, in turn, enriching the quality of personal &social life. The procedure is done through 1-2 (usually 1) incision (of 3-4 inches) to implant cylinders conforming to the chambers of corpora cavernosa with high satisfaction ...Read more
Please tell me if there are any non-surgical alternatives to penile prosthesis implant for erectile dysfunction?
Same steps for ...: The rx steps in caring any disease remain the same; that is, 1. Counseling of reality, empathy, &action - healthy lifestyle; 2. Adding drug(s) timely with caution; 3. Trying mini-invasive means/procedures - physical therapy, injection/stenting, etc.; 4. Invasive procdures. So, here are for ed: counsel for...; take pde-5 inhibitors; use urethral suppository, penile injection, or pump; at last, ... ...Read more
Here are some...: Any surgery is the last resort of care to help restore the impaired function for any organs like those for hips, coronary artery disease, heart valve disorders, etc.; so is penile prosthesis for erectile dysfunction. After penile prosthesis-implant, you have to be willing & learn how to operate the device with realistic expectation from you & sex partner. More? Ask urologist timely. ...Read more
No,...: It won't make sperm; sperm is produced in testes and transported out there through epididymis, vas deferens, to seminal vesicles for storage and be ready for ejaculation at orgasm. So, penile prosthesis is to help men to have intercourse leading to orgasm, hopefully ending with ejaculation if their seminal vesicles still there and ejaculatory function still intact. But, no sperm making. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does she LOVE him?: That's the reason to accept or not accept a husband. And the prosthesis offers advantages -- it's more reliable. If you're the concerned husband, you're probably read tales of women who can climax with something artificial but not with the natural item -- Think about this, and be the best lover you can be in every way. ...Read more
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 moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Here is...: Penile implant is the surgical means (as the last resort) to restore physical ability for intercourse so to extend the experience in sex pleasure, in turn, enriching the quality of personal &social life. The procedure is done through 1-2 (usually 1) incision (of 3-4 inches) to implant cylinders conforming to the chambers of corpora cavernosa with high satisfaction rate. Detail? Ask urologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No,...: The original penis is still the biggest &best one that a man can have in lifetime. Penile implant is always shorter &smaller than the penis in young age. Remember: even aging itself is a form of handicap which will surely worsen over time; any surgery is reserved as the last resort of caring for a "disease" so to keep a person going in life, but never like that in young time. Ask doc &be real. ...Read more
Implant = Prosthesis: The inflatable penile prosthesis (ipp) is an excellent solution for men with severe e.D. That does not respond to other measures. The implant surgery takes about an hour, is usually done as an outpatient, and has a pretty brief recovery. All surgery has risks, so do some research and find someone with some experience placing implants. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Perhaps: Surgeons that perform implantation of penile prostheses vary regarding whether or not they will perform ancillary procedures. Discuss with your provider. ...Read more
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