Erectile dysfunction as a side-effect (prostatectomy, diabetes, medication etc)
Many people wonder which drugs, surgeries, and diseases are known to cause erectile dysfunction. From issues with ED after a prostatectomy to difficulty getting it up after a diabetes diagnosis, we explore how erectile dysfunction is associated with certain health issues or treatments. Our Toronto and Vancouver doctors also share how men may be able to improve their ability to get an erection even when dealing with these conditions.
For many men fighting prostate cancer, a prostatectomy is a necessary, life-saving surgery. At FullMast, we get visits and calls from men who have questions about one particular side effect of this surgery: erectile dysfunction.
It is well known that diabetes affects erectile function. Diabetes causes changes to the endothelium and penile vascular system. What is lesser known is that men with type 2 diabetes also have higher prevalence of