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What Are the Types of Treatments for Peyronie's Disease?

What Are the Types of Treatments for Peyronie's Disease?

by Crystal (SU)
Peyronie’s disease, or penile curvature disease, is a condition that produces fiber-like lumps in the areas of the penis that fill with blood during an erection. These lumps, which are often called plaques, can grow and change the shape of the penis during an erection – usually resulting in a curved, painful erection.

How Does Peyronie's Disease Affect Your Life?

How Does Peyronie's Disease Affect Your Life?

by Yenny (SU)
5-10% of men have been diagnosed with a urological condition called Peyronie’s Disease in the United States. This number is not exact, and is probably higher, as due to embarrassment, many men do not seek help for this problem. It is classified as a sexual dysfunction disorder, but the truth is, it causes more than just sexual problems. The psychological effects can cause confidence and self-esteem issues, and often times relationship problems too, if left untreated.