October 18, 2018

Are cerebral palsy and sexual dysfunction related?

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Patient: My boyfriend often has trouble ejaculating. It takes him an abnormally long time, if it happens at all. He also had mild cerebral palsy. Are these two things related?

Symptoms: Delayed ejaculation

Doctor: There are strong possibility. The reason is possible level of intellectual functioning – cognitive functioning, w hich may preclude him for, fantasizing, use of social skills, being less inhibited etc.

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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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