Table 1

Patients' data

Age

OA

IIEF-EF

Rigiscan

Rigiscan

Rigiscan (+)

T tot

T free

LT

Biopsy

Years old

N (%)

Average score

Tip

Base

(%)

ng/dl

ng/dl

N (%)

% collagen fibers

66+/-3

26 (55)

13.5 +/- 4.3

50.4+/-2.5

50.5+/-2.7

35 (75)

443+/-22

6.1+/-0.3

20 (43)

53.5+/-2.7


Mean results of all the patients and all parameters investigated. 47 patients: Age, number (and %) of patients over 65, IIEF-EF score, Rigiscan test, number (and %) of patients with PR, total and free testosterone, number (and %) of patients with hypotestosteronaemia, collagen fibers content per area present in corpora cavernosa.

Iacono et al. BMC Surgery 2012 12(Suppl 1):S24   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-12-S1-S24

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