TITLE

The chemical basis of impotence

AUTHOR(S)
Coghlan, A.
PUB. DATE
February 1992
SOURCE
New Scientist;2/8/92, Vol. 133 Issue 1807, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports findings of a team of urologists at the University of California who have found men who are unable to achieve erections for a physiological reason are unable to produce nitric oxide, the chemical which triggers the penis to engorge with blood. Number of men affected in the United States; How the nitric oxide works; Unsure of where the nitric oxide is synthesized.
ACCESSION #
9203161508

 

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