The therapeutic concepts for erectile dysfunction: the test of time


І. І. Горпинченко
А. М. Ситенко


The article discusses the history and development of modern methods of treatment of erectile dysfunction: psychosexual correction, LNP-therapy, drug therapy, iPDE-5, intracovernosal therapy by alprostadil, surgical arterialization of the cavernous bodies of faloimitation. Based on the analysis of data regarding the efficacy, safety and relevance to patients and professionals of early refuse treatment, we can conclude that none of these methods meets the needs of the patient fully. Currently there is a great need for technology that will allow you to restore the structure and function of the cavernous tissue. This technology needs to solve such problem as providing the patient the most natural sexual activity as well as the problem associated with the lack of response to pharmacotherapy in irreversible damage to NO-producing structures. The results suggest that cellular and molecular techniques have optimistic future application in patients with erectile dysfunction.


How to Cite
Горпинченко, І. І., & Ситенко, А. М. (2016). The therapeutic concepts for erectile dysfunction: the test of time. Health of Man, (3(58), 111–113.
Sexology and andrology
Author Biographies

І. І. Горпинченко, SI «Institute of urology of NAMS Ukraine»

I.I. Gorpynchenko

А. М. Ситенко, SI «Institute of urology of NAMS Ukraine»

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