erectile erectile

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) capable of being raised to an upright position
  2. (adj) filled with vascular sinuses and capable of becoming distended and rigid as the result of being filled with blood

Usage(s):

  1. I don't suffer from erectile dysfunction.
  2. Gregory Broderick: The more severe the organic erectile dysfunction, the more difficult the problem is to treat, and that there will be some men who wont respond to Viagra.
  3. They are closed worlds, their boundaries no more distant than the most prominent erectile tissue.

News

  1. Research and Markets: Global Erectile Dysfunction Pipeline Capsule - 2013

    Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Global Erectile Dysfunction Pipeline Capsule - 2013" rep
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Business Wire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Apricus' Vitaros Approved in Europe - Analyst Blog

    Apricus Biosciences, Inc. ( APRI ) recently announced that its erectile dysfunction (ED) drug, Vitaros, has been approved under the European Decentralized Procedure (DCP). Apricus, along
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  3. Twenty-six percent of young men had erectile dysfunction

    MILAN, Italy, June 8 (UPI) -- One-in-4 men with newly developed erectile dysfunction are younger than age 40, and nearly half had severe ED, researchers in Italy say.
    on June 8, 2013     Source: UPI

Quotes

  1. "Digestive problems are important and surprisingly common but we don't discuss them. Whereas we routinely talk about other uncomfortable topics, such as erectile dysfunction, digestive health is not being addressed -- and it's time to change...
    on Mar 3, 2008 By: Jamie Lee Curtis Source: StreetInsider.com (subscription)

  2. Hevesi asked Michael Leavitt, secretary of the US Department of Health and Human Services, in a letter Sunday to "take immediate action to ensure that sex offenders do not receive erectile dysfunction medication paid for by taxpayers."
    on May 22, 2005 By: Alan Hevesi Source: FOXNews

  3. "Colorado companies and average citizens spend too much time, energy and money sifting through ridiculous claims of million dollar paydays, ads for ED (erectile dysfunction) medications and various other schemes -- just to get to their personal...
    on Dec 2, 2007 By: Morgan Carroll Source: TheDenverChannel.com

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