Erectile dysfunction

Last updated: Tuesday, 30, November, 2010
CausesAppropriate Tests

Vascular disease

See Atherosclerosis: risk assessment.

Diabetes mellitus

Testicular failure

Drug therapy, especially 

  • Oestrogens
  • Antihypertensive drugs
  • Cimetidine, ranitidine
  • Spironolactone

Post-surgical

  • Prostatectomy
  • Cystectgomy

Prostate radiation

Neurological disease

Chronic Renal failure

Psychogenic

Tobacco