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Incidence Statistics for Types of Male sexual conditions

The information below shows a list of types of Male sexual conditions, with information as to the annual incidence of each of these types of Male sexual conditions. Estimates of the people affected each year are calculated based on the available statistics.

Incidence Statistics for Types of Male sexual conditions


Incidence Estimate

US people estimate

Statistic Used for Calculation

Impotence approx 1 in 440 or 0.23% or 617,714 people in USA 617,714 617,715 new cases
Penis Cancer approx 1 in 226,666 or 0.00% or 1,200 people in USA 1,199 1,200 annual cases in USA (SEER 2002 estimate)
Peyronie's disease N/A N/A No information
Sexually transmitted diseases approx 1 in 17 or 5.62% or 15.3 million people in USA 15,300,000 15.3 million annual cases (NIAID)
Chancroid approx 1 in 1,902,100 or 0.00% or 143 people in USA 143 143 annual cases notified in USA 1999 (MMWR 1999); rare in the USA but with occasional outbreaks.
Chlamydia approx 1 in 68 or 1.47% or 4 million people in USA 4,000,000 estimated 4 million cases (NIAID/CDC) [4-8 million cases] including undiagnosed (about 600,000 diagnosed).
Genital herpes approx 1 in 544 or 0.18% or 500,000 people in USA 499,999 500,000 new cases annually; 1 million annual cases (CDC 2001)
Trichomoniasis approx 1 in 54 or 1.84% or 5 million people in USA 5,000,000 5 million cases annually in the USA (CDC 2001)
Lichen Sclerosis N/A N/A No information
Male infertility approx 1 in 136 or 0.74% or 2 million people in USA 2,000,000 at least 2 million annual cases (based on NWHIC)
Penile candidiasis N/A N/A No information
Testicle conditions N/A N/A No information
Orchitis N/A N/A No information
Autoimmune orchitis N/A N/A No information
Hypogonadism N/A N/A No information
Testicular Cancer approx 1 in 36,266 or 0.00% or 7,500 people in USA 7,500 7,500 annual cases in USA (SEER 2002 estimate)
Scrotum conditions N/A N/A No information

Types of Male sexual conditions

For more information about types of Male sexual conditions, refer to our section on types of Male sexual conditions.

About incidence:

The medical term 'incidence' of Male sexual conditions usually refers to the annual diagnosis rate of new cases of Male sexual conditions. Prevalence is a different medical disease measure that refers to the estimated population of people who are managing Male sexual conditions at any given time (e.g. prevalence includes people who have had a medical condition for a long time). For more information on prevalence and incidence statistics, see about prevalence and incidence statistics.


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