Men’s suffering from Peyronie’s disease should never be ignored at all. Men who suffer from this disease feel excessive pain during intercourse. They also don’t get able to uphold an erection and suffer from erectile dysfunction. Besides, they often face problems like excessive stress and anxiety.

What do you know about Peyronie’s disease?

Many are hardly aware of Peyronie’s disease. The presence of fibrous scar tissue in the penis makes it bend, and the penis starts losing its girth and length.

Difference between penile curvature and Peyronie’s disease

Most adult men suffer from this Peyronie disease. This disease is also a type of penile curvature. But some men are born with having penile curvature. Once men have this problem in-born, it does not cause scar tissue, and this problem remains unnoticed until puberty.

Know the stages of Peyronie’s disease

Men need to know the stages of Peyronie’s disease. This device is divided into two stages- acute and chronic.

The acute phase lasts between six to twelve months, whereas in the chronic phase, scar tissues stop growing. In this phase, patients will face pain during erection.

Factors that are responsible for Peyronie’s disease:

Different factors are responsible for Peyronie’s disease.

  • In most of the case, men start suffering from this disease they get older. Research says that almost 10 to 15 percent of middle-aged men suffer from this problem.
  • Men also can inherit this problem from their father. If your father or brother suffers from this problem, you are at great risk of getting affected by this disease.
  • Sometimes suffering from connective tissue disorder and problem leads to Peyronie’s disease.
  • Men who suffer from diabetes along with erectile dysfunction will suffer from Peyronie’s disease.

Men who have already undergone prostate cancer surgery are at a high risk of Peyronie’s disease. Must Consult with Dr. Irfan Shaikh at Urolife Clinic, Pune.