Which types of priapism may occur in patients with sickle cell trait or disease?

Updated: Dec 26, 2019
  • Author: Osama Al-Omar, MD, MBA, FACS, FEBU; Chief Editor: Edward David Kim, MD, FACS  more...
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Stuttering or recurrent priapism may occur in patients with sickle cell trait or disease. Usually self-limiting in nature, over time such episodes may lead to erectile dysfunction.


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