Chapter 6. Diagnosis of Erectile Dysfunction

  1. Hartmut Porst1,
  2. Jacques Buvat2 and
  3. The Standards Committee of the International Society for Sexual Medicine
  1. Allen D. Seftel

Published Online: 11 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470755235.ch6

Standard Practice in Sexual Medicine

Standard Practice in Sexual Medicine

How to Cite

Seftel, A. D. (2006) Diagnosis of Erectile Dysfunction, in Standard Practice in Sexual Medicine (eds H. Porst, J. Buvat and The Standards Committee of the International Society for Sexual Medicine), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470755235.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Chairman, ISSM Standards Committee, Neuer Jungfernstieg 6a, 20354 Hamburg, Germany

  2. 2

    Co-Chairman, ISSM Standards Committee, Centre ETPARP, 3 Rue Carolus, 59000 Lille, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405157193

Online ISBN: 9780470755235

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Keywords:

  • erectile dysfunction;
  • diagnosis;
  • standards;
  • sexual problem;
  • masturbation

Summary

The prelims comprise:

  • Questionnaires

  • Diagnostic Evaluation Setting

  • Physical Examination

  • Overlapping Diseases and Points of Confusion

  • Misconceptions

  • Medical Aspects of the ED Evaluation

  • Laboratory Tests

  • Invasive Testing

  • Visual Sexual Stimulation (VSS)

  • Cavernosometry and Cavernosography

  • Penile Angiography

  • Bulbocavernous Reflex Latency Times (BCR)and Somatosensory Evoked Potentials (SSEP)

  • Nocturnal Penile Tumescence (NPT) Testing

  • Corpus Cavernosum Electromyography (CCEMG)

  • Sympathetic Skin Response (SSR)

  • Summary