Inflatable penile prosthesis: effect of device modification on functional longevity.


Journal Article

The Scott inflatable penile prosthesis has undergone a continual evolution since its introduction in 1973. A review of 266 patients at Duke University Medical Center who received primary implantation of AMS inflatable penile prostheses from 1979 to 1988 revealed the modifications in the prosthesis have increased the functional longevity and hence the reliability of this surgical treatment for erectile impotence.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Woodworth, BE; Carson, CC; Webster, GD

Published Date

  • December 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 38 / 6

Start / End Page

  • 533 - 536

PubMed ID

  • 1746082

Pubmed Central ID

  • 1746082

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0090-4295

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/0090-4295(91)80172-4


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States