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Screening for Erectile Dysfunction (Impotence)

The purpose of screening is early diagnosis and treatment. Screening tests are usually administered to people without current symptoms, but who may be at high risk for certain diseases or conditions.
There are no current guidelines to prevent erectile dysfunction.

References

Erectile dysfunction. EBSCO DynaMed Plus website. Available at: http://www.dynamed.com/topics/dmp~AN~T113875/Erectile-dysfunction . Updated December 15, 2017. Accessed March 9, 2018.

Revision Information

  • Reviewer: EBSCO Medical Review Board Adrienne Carmack, MD
  • Review Date: 03/2018
  • Update Date: 03/15/2015
Article written by Polsdorfer R