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A Psychiatric Perspective on Psychogenic Erectile Dysfunction

  • Stephen B. Levine
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Medicine’s basic algorithm for determining treatment is best suited for physical diseases. When we can assume a complaint is a symptom of a specific disease we construct a differential diagnosis and use further history taking physical examination and laboratory tests to confirm the diagnosis. We then direct treatment as best we can to the underlying pathophysiology.

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