Prostate cancer treatment effects

Prostate cancer treatment can penis shrinks

Although the diagnosis itself is a heavy blow, researchers claim from Boston that the effects of prostate cancer may be. Felt long after treatment The likelihood of erectile dysfunction increases and some men are left with a smaller penis, which provide the necessary psychological stress can cause.

The investigation was prompted patients complained about a small penis and felt the impact on their sex life. The study shows that removing the prostate in some men the tissue and damages the nerves that control erection. As a result they are left with a smaller penis.

The combination of radiotherapy and hormone therapy may have a similar impact. Dana-Farber/Brigham The doctors of the Cancer Center in Boston interviewed 948 men treated for prostate cancer. 22 percent were younger than 60 http://www.reviewlization.com/
Slightly more than half of the patients showed remove his prostate, while 24 percent opted for the combination of hormone and radiation therapy. Another 22 percent received only radiotherapy.

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