Evaluation of Intralesional Verapamil Injection Efficacy in Peyronie's Disease

Rahmani, Mohammad Mahdi and Taghavi, Rahim and Darabi, Mohammad Reza and Abbasioun, Reza (2010) Evaluation of Intralesional Verapamil Injection Efficacy in Peyronie's Disease. medical journal of mashhad university of medical sciences, 53 (2). pp. 84-89.

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Abstract

Introduction  To determine efficacy of intralesional injection of verapamil in improvement of symptoms and signs of peyronie's disease  Materials and Methods  In this study 27 patients were assessed of them 23 with single plaque of peyronie�s disease and the mean age of 50.2 years (21-72 years) underwent a total of 12 intralesional injection of verapamil. Before treatment, 16 patients (69.9 ) had pain, 23 patients (100) penile induration, 19 patients (82.6) penile curvature and 20 patients (86.9) experienced erectile dysfunction. Then 3 months after injections, symptoms and signs of patients evaluated again.  Results  Pain resolved in 16 patients (100), penile nodularity and chordea reduced in 18 (81) and 14 patients (73.7) respectively. Erectile dysfunction improved in 13 patients (65). One patient (4.3) found new penile nodularity in the opposite side of the initial nodule  Conclusion  Intralesional injection of verapamil is a simple and effective method in patients with peyronie's disease that have not responded to oral medication.

Item Type: Article
Subjects: WA Public Health
Divisions: Journals > Medical J Mashhad University of Medical Sciences
Depositing User: mjmums mjmums
Date Deposited: 03 Oct 2017 18:18
Last Modified: 03 Oct 2017 18:18
URI: http://eprints.mums.ac.ir/id/eprint/7499

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