Peyronie's disease is caused by scar tissue, called plaque, that forms inside the penis, making it curve upward or to the side, causing discomfort and penile deformity.
Once you have Peyronie’s disease, it may get better with time or the issue may resolve on its own. While this doesn’t always happen, however, there are still treatment options that you can consider and discuss with your doctor. What are some of the treatments for Peyronie’s disease?
Peyronie’s disease, a condition in which an erect penis presents at a bend or curve due to scar tissue formation down the length of the penis, affects a small percentage of men. It’s important to be aware of the symptoms of Peyronie’s disease because it can develop at any time. What are some signs and symptoms of Peyronie’s disease?
Affecting a relatively small percentage of men (from 1% up to 9%), Peyronie’s disease is not common but can cause troubling symptoms for men of any age, although it most often affects men of middle age. You may be more at risk to develop Peyronie’s disease if you smoke or have high blood pressure, diabetes,