Disease Information for Priapism

Ads
Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Erection without sexual/stimulation
Painful erection
Penile edema
Penile pain
Dysuria
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Sickle cell/anemia
Patient/Quadriplegic
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Male
Population/Male-only/limit
Population/Old child
Population/Thirties adult
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Associated Disease & Complications
Impotence/Erectile dysfunction disorder
Priapism/persistent erection
Urinary bladder retention
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Genital, male (category)
CLASS/Male genital involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Penis involvement/disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Clots/thrombosis corpus cavernosa
Process
PROCESS/Bimodal age distribution/incidence
PROCESS/Clots/thrombi disorder (ex)
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Contraindication
RX/Phenylephrine (NeoSynephrine) infusion
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Amyl nitrite
RX/Anticholinergics
RX/Hydration
RX/Terbutaline (Brethair)
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
SX/Surgery
SX/Surgical emergency
SX/Urologic surgery
Other Treatments
TX/Medical/surgical emergency
Definition

Persistent abnormal erection of the penis, usually without sexual desire, and accompanied by pain and tenderness. It is seen in diseases and injuries of the spinal cord, and may be caused by vesical calculus and certain injuries to the penis. (Dorland, 27th ed)

(Edit)

External Links Related to Priapism
Google
Wikipedia
Merck
Images
PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
NGC (National Guideline Clearinghouse)
Medscape (eMedicine)
Harrison's Online (accessmedicine)
NEJM (The New England Journal of Medicine)
Ads