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Can Peyronie's disease cause impotency ?

Can Peyronie s disease cause impotence?
Asked On : Sat, 4 Jun 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi Wayne,
Welcome to HCM.
Peyronie's disease may not cause impotence, but the erection may be painful and the penis may bend on erection due to patches of calcification.
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General & Family Physician Dr. Shainaz Arif Kaware's  Response
Hello mr.wayne;
welcome to HealthcareMagic
Peyronies disease is a connective tissue disorder involving the growth of fibrous plaque in soft tissue of penis resulting in pain ;abnormal curvature;erectile dysfunction;loss of girth and shortnening so in long run it can be a cause of impotence (due to erectile dysfunction).
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