Diabetic peripheral neuropathy

Patient

Q: Can diabetic peripheral neuropathy or peritheral vascular disease to the penis be repaired ?

Symptoms:  Cannot get and erection
Doctor

A:   Thank you for your medical query on Ask the doctor.
Diabetes affects nervous system and vascular system alike.
Complications of diabetes are thus multi-systemic.
Treatment and prognosis of the complications depend on the degree of damage and duration of disease. Please consult your doctor and seek treatment.
You may be referred to the appropriate specialist, if required. Please maintain a good blood sugar control for overall well-being.
Wish you good health!

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