Premature ejaculation (PE): inability to control ejaculatory reflex resulting in ejaculation sooner than desired; most common type of sexual dysfunction affecting all age groups:
Ejaculation occurs before individual wishes (PE).
Ejaculation does not occur following normal stimulation (including masturbation).
Detailed sexual history, including:
Time frame of th...
Identifying any medical cause (even if not reversible) helps patient accept condition.
Improve partner communication.
Psychological counseling for patient and partner
Gur S, Sikka SC. The characterization, current medications, and promising therapeutics targets for premature ejaculation. Andrology. 2015;3(3):424–442. [View Abstract]
F52.4 Premature ejaculation
N53.11 Retarded ejaculation
N53.14 Retrograde ejaculation
N53.13 Anejaculatory orgasm
F52.8 Oth sexual dysfnct not due to a sub or known physiol cond
N53.12 Painful e...
If erectile dysfunction is contributing to ejaculatory difficulty, management of erectile dysfunction should precede attempted management of ejaculatory disorders.
Medications should al...
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