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Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (erectile dysfunction)

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (erectile dysfunction) - What is it for

​What is Erectile dysfunction (ED)?

Erectile dysfunction (ED) or impotence is one of the commonest problems experienced by men as they age. 
It is defined as the inability to achieve or maintain an erection. 
Symptoms of ED may include difficulty in achieving and/or maintaining an erection, having weak or soft erection that is not firm enough for penetration, as well as poor libido.
There are various treatment options for ED including oral medication, injections, vacuum devices, surgery and ESWT. 

What is Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT)?

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy or ESWT is a type of treatment for ED. It is a low intensity shockwave treatment when applied to different areas of the penis results in the stimulation of new blood vessel growth.
With more blood vessels, there is improvement blood flow to the penis which improves the ability to achieve a full erection.


Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (erectile dysfunction) - Symptoms

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (erectile dysfunction) - How to prevent?

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (erectile dysfunction) - Causes and Risk Factors

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (erectile dysfunction) - Diagnosis

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (erectile dysfunction) - Preparing for surgery

Extracorporeal Shockwave Therapy (erectile dysfunction) - Post-surgery care

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