Erectile DysfunctionNothing has an attempt on male ego, depriving the self-esteem and self-belief, poisons life. But, clutching at any pharmacy and folk remedies, the men pulled every way trip to the doctor and do not aware that their trouble is curable. Examine the basic problems that lead to erectile dysfunction. To understand the problem, you need to know how it works.

Types of erectile problems

One-time disturbances

If your sex life have been recorded single cases of weakening of potency, but in other circumstances erectile problems do not arise, then the most likely cause of failure – the emotional or psychogenic. Assuming the exclusion of the factors that negatively affect your psyche, the problem of reducing the potency will not bother you.

Temporary reduction of potency

The weak potency often accompanies certain periods of the life of men. Causes of impotence in this case are most often rooted in experience stress, anxiety, unhealthy lifestyle, alcohol abuse.

Increasing erectile dysfunction

Continuous, but not too noticeable manifestation of weak potency can be caused by a chronic illness such as heart failure, hypertension, and atherosclerosis. In this case, as soon as possible you should go to see a doctor because emergency treatment is needed both for the inability to achieve a normal erection and major illness.

Causes of erectile dysfunction

Impotence can be caused by vascular, neurological, endocrine, and local medication causes that relate to the form of organic erectile dysfunction. Accordingly, treatment of impotence and his tactics are dictated by the main cause of the disease.

Psychological causes

EDAt the time of the institution the brain sends the necessary signals to the body, but, for some reason, they do not reach the target. If only in certain situations, you feel that suddenly lost potency is likely to be diagnosed psychogenic nature of this disorder. Impotence can be triggered by the following factors:

  • diseases of internal organs;
  • chronic illness;
  • not identified diseases;
  • work in the non-normalized mode;
  • infectious bacterial disease;
  • sexually transmitted diseases;
  • emotionally unstable health.

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Symptoms of erectile dysfunction

The main symptoms of erectile dysfunction:

  • difficulties associated with achieving or maintaining an erection, which manifest themselves at least at every fourth attempt or sexual acts for a month or longer;
  • erection is weakening or becoming less confident;
  • an erection is achieved longer than usual;
  • for supporting an erection is necessary to put a conscious effort;
  • ejaculation occurs with incomplete erection or faster than usual.

Diagnosis and treatment of erectile dysfunction

Diagnosis of erectile dysfunction begins with a preliminary examination of sexual organs of a patient for the presence of anatomical changes. In some cases, a rectal examination of the prostate is carried out. Appointed by blood tests (biochemical analysis, hormonal status), and the nervous system. It turns out the presence of chronic diseases, as well as the character is constantly taken by the patient medication.

Diagnosis and treatment of erectile dysfunction

Next it is the turn of functional studies. This is ultrasound dopplerography of penile vascular, intracavernous injection of vasoactive drugs, tracking of nocturnal erections, Viagra-test, etc. Depending on the need, shall be appointed additional procedure. This is cavernous graph and cavernous metric, neurophysiologic studies and radioisotopes scintigraphy of phallus.