Erectile Dysfunction

What is Erectile Dysfunction?
Erectile Dysfunction (ED) can be defined as the inability to get or maintain an erection firm enough for sexual intercourse. Many people among may suffer from this serious illness, but not all of them open up to talk, discuss. It is a sexual disorder and curable by taking proper medications. A sexologist in Delhi like Dr. Anil Agarwal can help you treat ED in quick time. He will keep privacy and give you 100% safe advice to fight ED.  

There are three types of erections — caused by tactile stimulation, caused by mental stimulation, and those that men experience while sleeping. This classification can be important when the cause of erectile dysfunction is yet to be determined. 
What are the risk factors for erectile dysfunction?
The risk factors for erectile dysfunction include:

  • Obesity
  • Smoking
  • Diabetes
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Medication use
  • Obstructive sleep apnea
  • Restless leg syndrome
  • Systemic sclerosis (scleroderma)
  • Peyronie’s disease
  • Prostate cancer treatment

 

What causes erectile dysfunction?
There are numerous potential causes of erectile dysfunction.

Neurologic causes include:

  • Stroke
  • Spinal cord or back injury
  • Multiple sclerosis
  • Dementia
  • Pelvic trauma
  • Prostate surgery (even with nerve-sparing surgeries it can take up to 24 months to regain normal sexual function)
  • Priapism
  • Nervous system tumor
  • Epilepsy
  • Diabetic neuropathy

 

Vascular causes include:

  • Arteriovenous fistula
  • Diabetes
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Congenital anomaly

 

Hormonal causes include:

  • Low testosterone (The patient can achieve an erection but it won’t always be turgid enough for vaginal penetration.)
  • Hyperprolactinemia
  • Hyperthyroidism
  • Hypothyroidism
  • Cushing’s disease
  • Addison’s disease

 

Pharmacological causes include:

  • Antidepressants (mainly SSRIs)
  • Spironolactone
  • Sympathetic blockers (clonidine, guanethidine, or methyldopa)
  • Thiazide diuretics
  • Ketoconazole
  • Cimetidine

 

Penile dysfunction causes include:

  • Peyronie’s disease

 

Psychiatric causes include:

  • Loss of feeling toward the other person
  • Stress
  • Fear of non-performance

 

Functional causes include:

  • Bicycling irritating the nerves and tissue of the penis

 
Along with ayurvedic and allopathic medicine treatment, Erectile Dysfunction (ED) or impotency can be cured with the help of natural medicines and products also. Visiting a sexologist in Delhi will help you get the effective and reliable treatment for ED.   

Symptoms Of Erectile Dysfunction
A patient with erectile dysfunction will be unable to acquire or maintain a satisfactory erection in his penis. It is important to specify the problem in detail to your sexologist, so that he can reach to the best solution. Talk to your doctor if you have noticed any problems with your erectile function.  

If you are looking for erectile dysfunction treatment in Delhi, you should talk to Dr. Anil Agarwal, one of the best sexologists in Delhi. He has assisted many men/women for their sexual problems in Delhi.