Priapism

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Priapism

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Priapism" returned 177 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Daily use of phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors as prevention for recurrent priapism.
 

Author(s): Archimedes Nardozza, Marcelo Rodrigues Cabrini

Journal: Rev Assoc Med Bras (1992). 2017 Aug;63(8):689-692.

 

The pathogenesis of recurrent priapism is currently being investigated based on the regulation of the phosphodiesterase 5 (PDE5) enzyme. We explored the daily use of PDE5 inhibitors to treat and prevent priapism recurrences.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Olanzapine-induced Priapism in a Child with Asperger's Syndrome.
 

Author(s): Hasan Bozkurt, Serkan ┼×ahin

Journal: Balkan Med J. 2017 01;34(1):85-87.

 

Priapism is a potentially painful and prolonged erection that occurs in the absence of any stimulation. Olanzapine has been reported to induce priapism in several adult cases with schizophrenia and/or mood disorders but very rarely reported in children.

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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[Nonischemic Priapism Following Brachytherapy : A Case Report and a Review].
 

Author(s): Jumpei Oshima, Kazutoshi Fujita, Kentaro Kishimoto, Keigo Osuga, Osamu Suzuki, Tetsuji Soda, Yasutomo Nakai, Hiroshi Kiuchi, Tetsuya Takao, Yasushi Miyagawa, Akira Tsujimura, Norio Nonomura

Journal: Hinyokika Kiyo. 2016 Nov;62(11):605-607.

 

We report a case of nonischemic priapism following brachytherapy. A 63-year-old man presented 22 days after brachytherapy for prostate cancer. He suffered painless sustained incomplete erection for a few days. The patient was diagnosed with nonischemic priapism by cavernosal blood ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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The terms "Priapism" returned 32 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Through Clinical Observation: The History of Priapism After Spinal Cord Injuries.
 

Author(s): Mihaela Dana Turliuc, Serban Turliuc, Andrei Ionut Cucu, Camelia Tamas, Alexandru Carauleanu, Catalin Buzduga, Anca Sava, Gabriela Florenta Dumitrescu, Claudia Florida Costea

Journal: World Neurosurg. 2018 Jan;109():365-371.

 

Since ancient times, physicians of antiquity noted the occurrence of priapism in some spinal cord injuries. Although priests saw it as a consequence of curses and witchcraft, after clinical observations of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, the first medical hypotheses emerged in the ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Guideline of guidelines: priapism.
 

Author(s): Asif Muneer, David Ralph

Journal: BJU Int.. 2017 02;119(2):204-208.

 

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Recurring priapism may be a symptom of voiding dysfunction - case report and literature review.
 

Author(s): Lisieux Eyer de Jesus, Leonardo Teixeira, Andre Bertelli

Journal: Int Braz J Urol. ;42(2):389-91.

 

Recurring priapism is rare in pre-pubertal children and may be attributed to multiple causes. We propose that voiding dysfunction (VD) may also justify this symptom and detail a clinical case of recurring stuttering priapism associated to overactive bladder that completely resolved ...

Last Updated: 31 Dec 1969

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Sleep Study in Adult Patients With Major Sickle Cell Disease With Paroxysmal Nocturnal Events
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Sickle Cell Disease

 

Last Updated: 19 Jun 2017

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