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Erectile dysfunction is a male’s inability to get a normal erection for sexual intercourse also known as impotence.
Physical disorders (atherosclerosis, diabetes, heart diseases, nerve disorders, deformity of the penis);
Psychological disorders (constant stress, depression, and anxiety).
Chronic illnesses such as kidney or liver diseases, serious heart problems may contribute to the development of impotence. Such serious diseases require medical treatment. Certain medications can also cause erectile dysfunction.
If you experience problems with erections, visit your doctor to determine the underlying disorder which may cause your ED. Your doctor will make a diagnosis after you undergo special tests and tell your doctor about your symptoms and concerns. Sometimes the help and consultation of other doctors is needed (you may need to visit urologist endocrinologist, psychotherapist).