Tadalafil once daily and extracorporeal shock wave therapy in the management of patients with Peyronie’sdisease and erectile dysfunction: results from a prospective randomized trial.

Int J Androl. 2012 Apr;35(2):190-5. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2605.2011.01226.x. Epub 2011 Nov 15. Tadalafil once daily and extracorporeal shock wave therapy in the management of patients with Peyronie’sdisease and erectile dysfunction: results from a prospective randomized trial. Palmieri A, Imbimbo C, Creta M, Verze P, Fusco F, Mirone V. Source Department of Urology, University Federico II of Naples, Naples, Italy. Abstract Extracorporeal shock wave therapy improves erectile function in patients with Peyronie’s disease. However,…

DOES LOW-INTENSITY EXTRACORPOREAL SHOCK WAVE THERAPY HAVE A PHYSIOLOGIC EFFECT ON ERECTILE FUNCTION? SHORT-TERM RESULTS OF A RANDOMIZED, DOUBLE-BLIND, SHAM-CONTROLLED STUDY

FEBS Lett. 2002 Jun 5;520(1-3):153-5. Short-time non-enzymatic nitric oxide synthesis from L-arginine and hydrogen peroxide induced by shock wavestreatment. Gotte G, Amelio E, Russo S, Marlinghaus E, Musci G, Suzuki H. Source Dipartimento di Scienze Neurologiche e della Visione, Sezione di Chimica Biologica, Università di Verona, Verona, Italy. Abstract The evidence that nitric oxide (NO) production is possible by a non-enzymatic pathway has already been shown under restrictive experimental conditions. Here we show that NO can…

Potential of adipose-derived stem cells for treatment of erectile dysfunction.

J Sex Med. 2009 Mar;6 Suppl 3:320-7. Potential of adipose-derived stem cells for treatment of erectile dysfunction. Lin G, Banie L, Ning H, Bella AJ, Lin CS, Lue TF. Source School of Medicine, Department of Urology, University of California-Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, San Francisco, CA 94143-0738, USA. glin@urology.ucsf.edu Abstract INTRODUCTION: Adipose-derived stem cells (ADSCs) are…

Progress in researches on stem cell therapy for erectile dysfunction.

Zhonghua Nan Ke Xue. 2009 Oct;15(10):937-40. Progress in researches on stem cell therapy for erectile dysfunction. [Article in Chinese] Jiang YB, Gou X. Source Department of Urology, The First Affiliated Hospital of Chongging Medical University, Chongqing 400016, China. eps611@126.com Abstract Erectile dysfunction (ED) commonly results from endothelial dysfunction and erectile nerve damage. Recent researches have…

Transplantation of nonhematopoietic adult bone marrow stem/progenitor cells isolated by p75 nerve growth factor receptor into the penis rescues erectile function in a rat model of cavernous nerve injury.

J Urol. 2010 Oct;184(4):1560-6. Epub 2010 Aug 21. Transplantation of nonhematopoietic adult bone marrow stem/progenitor cells isolated by p75 nerve growth factor receptor into the penis rescues erectile function in a rat model of cavernous nerve injury. Kendirci M, Trost L, Bakondi B, Whitney MJ, Hellstrom WJ, Spees JL: PURPOSE: Radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer…

Effect of mesenchymal stem cell penile transplantation on erectile signaling of aged rats.

Andrologia. 2010 Jun;42(3):187-92 Effect of mesenchymal stem cell penile transplantation on erectile signaling of aged rats. Abdel Aziz MT, El-Haggar S, Mostafa T, Atta H, Fouad H, Mahfouz S, Rashed L, Sabry D, Senbel A, Ali GA Abstract Stem cell-based therapy targeted at the penile tissue has been lately considered in preclinical studies. This work…

Advance of neurogenic erectile dysfunction therapy by stem cells.

Fa Yi Xue Za Zhi. 2010 Jun;26(3):206-9. Advance of neurogenic erectile dysfunction therapy by stem cells. Shen HJ, Zhu GY. Abstract Neurogenic erectile dysfunction (NED) commonly results from erectile nerve damage. Recent researches have focused on the preclinical study of stem cell-based therapies targeted at repairing and protecting nervi erigentes. In this paper, researches of…

Treatment of diabetic impotence with umbilical cord blood stem cell intracavernosal transplant: preliminary report of 7 cases.

Exp Clin Transplant. 2010 Jun;8(2):150-60. Treatment of diabetic impotence with umbilical cord blood stem cell intracavernosal transplant: preliminary report of 7 cases. Bahk JY, Jung JH, Han H, Min SK, Lee YS. Abstract Stem cells are characterized by self renewal and multipotent differentiation.We report the effects of intracavernosal transplant of human umbilical cord blood stem…

Injections of Adipose Tissue-Derived Stem Cells and Stem Cell Lysate Improve Recovery of Erectile Function in a Rat Model of Cavernous Nerve Injury.

J Sex Med. 2010 Jun 17. Injections of Adipose Tissue-Derived Stem Cells and Stem Cell Lysate Improve Recovery of Erectile Function in a Rat Model of Cavernous Nerve Injury. Albersen M, Fandel TM, Lin G, Wang G, Banie L, Lin CS, Lue TF Erectile dysfunction (ED) remains a major complication after radical prostatectomy. The use…

The effect of intracavernous injection of adipose tissue-derived stem cells on hyperlipidemia-associated erectile dysfunction in a rat model.

J Sex Med. 2010 Apr;7(4 Pt 1):1391-400 The effect of intracavernous injection of adipose tissue-derived stem cells on hyperlipidemia-associated erectile dysfunction in a rat model. Huang YC, Ning H, Shindel AW, Fandel TM, Lin G, Harraz AM, Lue TF, Lin CS. Abstract Hyperlipidemia has been associated with erectile dysfunction (ED) via damage to the cavernous…