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Who is a candidate for a penile implant?

Marc B. Garnick, MD
Hematology & Oncology
Men who cannot take erectile dysfunction (ED) medications, find medications ineffective, or find that devices produce less-than-satisfactory results may want to consider a penile implant, also called a penile prosthesis. Men with an implant can have an erection at any time -- and maintain it for as long as they want -- allowing for great spontaneity.

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