Progress of Erectile in the Treatment Dysfunction Following Peripheral Nerve Injury
Sun Lei, Dai Yutian, Sun Zeyu Department of Urology, the Affiliated Drum Tower Hospital, Medical College of Nanjing University, Nanjing, Jiangsu 210008, China(Sun L, Dai YT, Sun ZY)
Trauma and surgery sometimes cause erectile dysfunction because of injury to pelvic nerves and cavernous nerves of the penis. The ideal treatment is to make the injured nerves regenerate themselves and erectile function recover completely. This paper reviews the recent advances in the studies of erigentes regeneration and plerosis following injury in order to find the best method to enhance erigentes regeneration.