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Problem in maintaining the erection during sexual intercourse - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Erectile Dysfunction
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Practicing since : 2005
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hello.I have an embarrising problem.Hope u can help. I am a male 26 years old. I have had erection problems for the last few years.I can get an erection but not maintain it for over 5 minutes.I can keep it hard and ejaculate by self pleaseure but not through sex even though my partners have been very attractive.Just wondering if you can help.Thank you kindly
Doctor :   Let me read it
User :   ok
Doctor :   Since when is the problem
User :   the last 3-5 years
Doctor :   Are you married?
User :   no
Doctor :   Did you get a chance to speak to the Doctor?
User :   yeah local gp told me at my age it is probably just anxiety and to keep trying but still doesn't work
Doctor :   Do you have regular erections during the night?
User :   yeah
Doctor :   I too feel you are more apprehensive than a real problem
Doctor :   If possible a good sexual counselling shall help
User :   ok what would u recomend me to do to help
Doctor :   You can get a refreshing and more confident couselling
Doctor :   leave the past
Doctor :   and continue from now
Doctor :   on
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