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Post angioplasty with ED for use of penile pumps. - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Can you please repeat what you wrote about use of penile pump, because the line again got disconnected.
Doctor :   yes
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it can be used by men who have vascular disease due to diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, and elevated cholesterol levels.

Doctor :   however it will depend on your current health status.

Doctor :   so, before trying any of those, it is advised that to have a thorough check with your doctor, and ask if you can use it.

User :   Thanks. Then I should have no problem. I have already ordered for one from Vacurect India.
Doctor :   the chances of getting a genital or urinary infection increases which could worsen heart condition also.

User :   Ok. I'll check with my physician.
Doctor :  
also if are by any chance having problems with vision, get that checked and clarified to
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as the penile pump is not advised to patients having glaucoma.
User :   It appears to me that use of the penile pump should not be a problem. However, I need to consult my physician.
Doctor :  
yes please.
User :   I have slight cataract but no glaucoma as of now.
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
still you need to ask your ophthalmologist as you are having hypertension and heart disease.
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