What is erectile dysfunction? In erectile dysfunction, an individual is unable to develop or maintain an erection during sex. This disorder is also called impotence and like other sexual dysfunction, this condition becomes more common with age. Sex can be important within relationships, so erectile dysfunction often carries with it emotional and psychological stigma.
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