What is ED in Medical Terms? Concepts and Views

erectile dysfunction in medical terms

Erectile dysfunction is one of the commonest sexual problems in men. There is a common and widely adopted abbreviation of this condition, ED, which is used in many countries. However, historical perspective and contemporary medical concept of ED need some detailed explanation.

History of Knowledge about Erectile Dysfunction

The first mention of the phenomenon of erecti...

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Is Erectile Dysfunction a Preexisting Condition? All You Need to Know

ed preexisting condition

Erectile dysfunction (ED) takes place when a man performs inefficiently and badly during foreplay and sexual intercourse, due to the poor flow of blood to the penile organ. This leads to an inadequate or no erection. This is a distressing condition which causes a damage to confidence, worsens relationships, and may even lead to conflicts in a couple. The most common causes of ED include cardiovascular diseases, stress, and ageing.