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Priapism: Introduction

Priapism: Persistent, prolonged and painful erection that can last from several hours to days. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Priapism is available below.

Symptoms of Priapism

Treatments for Priapism

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Priapism: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Definitions of Priapism:

Persistent abnormal erection of the penis, usually without sexual desire, and accompanied by pain and tenderness. It is seen in diseases and injuries of the spinal cord, and may be caused by vesical calculus and certain injuries to the penis. (Dorland, 27th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)

Condition in which the penis is continually erect; usually painful and seldom with sexual arousal - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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