Treatment after Prostate Surgery
prostate is the male genital gland having the size of
a chestnut, and located where the
urethra exits the bladder. It is
one of the most important sexual organs and plays many
function, including producing semen. At normal size, it causes no problems in the life of a man. But this
gland can swell and deform due to the development of a prostate cancer, benign prostatic
hypertrophy (BPH), or any medical condition leading to an enlarged prostate. In addition, certain treatments surgeries can impact the tissue of the prostate and lead to erectile
The prostate contributes 30% to the
production of seminal plasma (the rest mostly from the seminal vesicles) that mixes with
sperm (from the testicles)
during ejaculation. Ablation of
can cause retrograde ejaculation,
causing the semen to go back into the bladder during orgasm instead of being expelled
to the outside of the penis. This condition
is considered harmless and represents no threat to the life of the patient. In some cases, however, prostate
surgery can cause serious erectile dysfunction due to
damage to the erector nerves that run along the prostate when he performs vesiculo-prostatectomy.
This major surgery is performed mostly to remove serious cancer. Although helpful in getting rid
of the tumor, it causes serious adverse effects. The main complications
are erectile dysfunction, ejaculation
problem, absence of libido, urinary continence and
reduction in the size of the penis. There
is no medical consensus among urologists but many teams offer early penile rehabilitation to try to improve recovery after prostate surgery.
Erectile dysfunction occurs in up 80% of
cases, but four out of five of these patients suffering from the condition
still manage to get an erection, usually through treatment, to have sexual intercourse with penetration. Retrograde ejaculation is
constant, which hampers one man out of two. Some also believe that it reduces their pleasure.
Four out of five patients experience a
diminution or absence of orgasm. But the intensity of
orgasm can be improved at least in the
four years following surgery. Urinary incontinence (involuntary
Loss of urine) is sometimes observed at
the time of orgasm, which can be annoying. About 50% of patient
have decreased libido.
patients operated observe a decrease of more
than 0.39 Inches(1 cm)
size of their penis, which can affect the self esteem of some men.
However, this reduction seems less frequent in young men
and / or when the surgeon
was able to preserve the neurovascular
bundles (nerves, veins, Lymph vessels and
arteries) during surgery.
Erection Dysfunction Treatment
How to treat impotence naturally? There are several natural methods to
treat erection dysfunction if it is not the
result of a major medical condition such
as cancer or removal of organs or tissue vital to erections. The first step should
be the participation of the patient. In other words, the patient should remain confident and believe he will
get his erection back. Lack of confidence is often the cause of impotence in some men. The next approach is to adopt a natural remedy. While most men tend to take
Viagra, it is not the wise move. Natural is always better. There are some herbs
proven to be effective as erectile dysfunction treatment; among
which Maca powder.
Maca powder helps restore
health in general, improve libido and reverse male fertility. Although there are many varieties on the market, it
is better to take organic raw
with freshly homemade juice.
patients say they have more benefits when mixing the powder with cruciferous vegetables juice