Cavernosal Nerve Injury

2004 Oct;94(6):904-9. Bochinski D, Lin GT, Nunes L, Carrion R, Rahman N, Lin CS, Lue TF: The effect of neural embryonic stem cell therapy in a rat model of cavernosal nerve injury. Abstract OBJECTIVE: To isolate embryonic stem cells that have differentiated along the neuronal cell line, and to assess whether injecting these neural stem…

Ischemia and Enhancing Circulation

2001 Feb 13;103(6):897-903. Augmentation of postnatal neovascularization with autologous bone marrow transplantation. Shintani S, Murohara T, Ikeda H, Ueno T, Sasaki K, Duan J, Imaizumi T. Cardiovascular Research Institute and the Department of Internal Medicine III, Kurume University School of Medicine, Kurume, Japan. Abstract BACKGROUND: Endothelial progenitor cells (EPCs) have been identified in adult human…

Peyronies disease and veno-occlusive dysfunction.

1996 Mar-Apr;17(2):96-103. Ultrastructural and immunohistochemical characterization of the tunica albuginea in Peyronie’s disease and veno-occlusive dysfunction. Gentile V, Modesti A, La Pera G, Vasaturo F, Modica A, Prigiotti G, Di Silverio F, Scarpa S. The tunica albuginea and corpus cavernosum from patients with Peyronie’s disease (PD), patients with veno-occlusive dysfunction (VOD), and those from normal…

Pathology of Peyronies disease

Nat Clin Pract Urol. 2005 Jun;2(6):291-7. Mechanisms of Disease: new insights into the cellular and molecular pathology of Peyronie’s disease. Gonzalez-Cadavid NF, Rajfer J. Peyronies disease (PD) is characterized by fibrotic plaques in the penile tunica albuginea that cause curvature of the erect penis, and is often accompanied by pain and/or erectile dysfunction. This condition…