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Maryland study: Penis curve may be sign of age or disease
Some have a bent penis for a harmless reason and age can make it more noticeable, according to Dr Matthew Mintz from Maryland, US. But a curve is a sign of Peyronie's disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Penis can naturally curve with age but can be a disease
Some have a bent penis for a harmless reason and age can make it more noticeable, according to Dr Matthew Mintz from Maryland, US. But a curve is a sign of Peyronie's disease. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - November 15, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Medical News Today: Curved penis may increase cancer risk
Peyronie's disease is a relatively common condition that causes the penis to curve. The latest research finds that it may also increase the risk of cancer. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 3, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Erectile Dysfunction / Premature Ejaculation Source Type: news

Cancer Risk Elevated in Men With Peyronie's Disease Cancer Risk Elevated in Men With Peyronie's Disease
Men with Peyronie's disease (PD) are at increased risk of malignancy including cancer of the stomach and testis, suggesting they may need additional surveillance after diagnosis and treatment for PD, say researchers from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston.Reuters Health Information (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 1, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Untreated Penile Curvature Gets Better Over Time
(MedPage Today) -- Survey-based report offers insight on natural history of Peyronie's disease (Source: MedPage Today Urology)
Source: MedPage Today Urology - May 15, 2017 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Traction Does Not Improve Outcomes in Peyronie's Disease Traction Does Not Improve Outcomes in Peyronie's Disease
When a penis-extending device is used in conjunction with collagenase clostridium histolyticum injections, there is no significant change in outcome, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - November 8, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Peyronie's Disease (Curvature of the Penis)
Title: Peyronie's Disease (Curvature of the Penis)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 11/14/2002 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/6/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - September 6, 2016 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Oral Therapy for Peyronie's Disease, Does It Work? Oral Therapy for Peyronie's Disease, Does It Work?
Will oral therapy prove an effective treatment strategy for Peyronie's disease? A new review examines the question.Translational Andrology and Urology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 25, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Penile Traction Therapy for Peyronie's Disease Penile Traction Therapy for Peyronie's Disease
Learn what the evidence says about the benefits and issues regarding the use of penile traction therapy for Peyronie's disease. Translational Andrology and Urology (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - July 25, 2016 Category: Surgery Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Is it normal to have a curved penis? Everything you need to know about Peyronie's disease
PEYRONIE'S disease can cause an erect penis to bend and shorten - and a new survey has confirmed the condition can have a devastating effect on men who suffer from it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Peyronie's disease: The condition that affects millions of men and can ruin sex lives
Peyronie's disease is an abnormal curvature of the penis during an erection - and can cause it to bend up to 90 degrees. Caused by fibrous scar tissue under the skin, it can make sex agonising. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - June 14, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Peyronie's disease: Condition causes penis to bend, shorten and affects ONE in twenty men
PEYRONIE'S disease can cause an erect penis to bend and shorten - and a new survey has confirmed the condition can have a devastating effect on men who suffer from it. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 13, 2016 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Surgical treatment restores penis length
(Wiley) A new study shows that a surgical treatment can be effective for treating Peyronie's disease, a disorder that leads to scarring and shortening of the penis. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 13, 2016 Category: Global & Universal Source Type: news

Peyronie's Disease: Surgical Technique Improves OutcomesPeyronie's Disease: Surgical Technique Improves Outcomes
'Sliding' technique helped some men with severe Peyronie's disease. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - December 29, 2015 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology News Source Type: news

Peyronie's Disease (Curved Penis)
Peyronie's Disease (Curvature of the Penis) (Source: eMedicineHealth.com)
Source: eMedicineHealth.com - September 8, 2014 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

Peyronie’s Disease: What It Means for Your Sex Life
If your penis is curved, what does Peyronie's disease mean for your sex life? (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - July 11, 2014 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sobi seeks European approval of Xiapex for Peyronies disease
Swedish Orphan Biovitrum (Sobi) has filed for an extension of the label for Xiapex (collagenase clostridium histolyticum) with the European Medicines Agency to include the indication of Peyronie's disease. (Source: Pharmaceutical Technology)
Source: Pharmaceutical Technology - June 26, 2014 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Enzyme Tx Durable for Peyronie's
ORLANDO (MedPage Today) -- Three-fourths of men with moderate to severe Peyronie's disease had meaningful improvement a year after treatment with an enzyme that dissolves scar tissue, investigators reported here. (Source: MedPage Today Meeting Coverage)
Source: MedPage Today Meeting Coverage - May 21, 2014 Category: Journals (General) Source Type: news

FDA approves first drug treatment for Peyronie's disease
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved a new use for Xiaflex (collagenase clostridium histolyticum) as the first FDA-approved medicine to treat men with bothersome curvature of the penis, a condition known as Peyronie's disease.Xiaflex is the first FDA-approved non-surgical treatment option for men with this condition, who have a plaque (lump) in the penis that results in a curvature deformity of at least 30 degrees upon erection.Peyronie's disease is caused by scar tissue that develops under the skin of the penis. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - December 10, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology / Nephrology Source Type: news

FDA Approves First Drug Treatment for Peyronie's Disease
Source: Food and Drug Administration Related MedlinePlus Page: Penis Disorders (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)
Source: MedlinePlus Health News - December 9, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New Drug Approved for Peyronie's Disease
Title: New Drug Approved for Peyronie's DiseaseCategory: Health NewsCreated: 12/6/2013 4:35:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 12/9/2013 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - December 9, 2013 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

First Drug Approved for Peyronie's Disease (FREE)
By Kristin J. Kelley The FDA has approved collagenase clostridium histolyticum (CCH, marketed as Xiaflex) as the first nonsurgical method for treating Peyronie's disease, a condition in which scar tissue develops … (Source: Physician's First Watch current issue)
Source: Physician's First Watch current issue - December 9, 2013 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

FDA OKs Injections to Treat Curvature of Penis
Previously, surgery was the only approved treatment for Peyronie's disease (Source: Fertility News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Fertility News - Doctors Lounge - December 7, 2013 Category: Reproduction Medicine Authors: webmaster at doctorslounge.com Tags: Nursing, Pharmacy, Reproductive Medicine, News, Source Type: news

Injections to Treat an Embarrassing Ailment Win U.S. Approval
The Food and Drug Administration has approved eight injections to be used to treat the sometimes painful and embarrassing curvature known as Peyronie’s disease.     (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 6, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: By ANDREW POLLACK Tags: Peyronie's disease Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Food and Drug Administration Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc AUXL NASDAQ Xiaflex (Drug) Penis BioSpecifics Technologies Corporation BSTC NASDAQ Source Type: news

New Drug Approved for Peyronie's Disease
Xiaflex is first non-surgical treatment to get FDA approval (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - December 6, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nonsurgical Peyronie's Option Gets FDA OK
WASHINGTON (MedPage Today) -- The first effective nonsurgical treatment for Peyronie's disease has received FDA approval. (Source: MedPage Today Primary Care)
Source: MedPage Today Primary Care - December 6, 2013 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

FDA Clears First Drug Treatment for Peyronie's DiseaseFDA Clears First Drug Treatment for Peyronie's Disease
Clostridium histolyticum (Xiaflex) is the first FDA-approved nonsurgical treatment option for men with Peyronie's disease. It will be available only through a REMS program. FDA Approvals (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - December 6, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology News Alert Source Type: news

Auxilium drug to treat bent penis condition gets FDA nod
(Reuters) - U.S. health regulators on Friday approved Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc's Xiaflex injections to treat a condition that causes a painful curvature of the penis called Peyronie's disease. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 6, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Peyronie's Disease (Curvature of the Penis)
Title: Peyronie's Disease (Curvature of the Penis)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 10/1/2013 7:57:00 PMLast Editorial Review: 10/1/2013 7:57:19 PM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - October 1, 2013 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Peyronie's Disease (Curvature of the Penis)
Title: Peyronie's Disease (Curvature of the Penis)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 11/14/2002 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/1/2013 7:57:19 PM (Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Mens Health General - October 1, 2013 Category: Primary Care Source Type: news

Understanding the Course of Peyronie's DiseaseUnderstanding the Course of Peyronie's Disease
This article provides an overview of Peyronie's disease, an acquired, benign condition of the penis, which can be physically and psychologically devastating for patients. International Journal of Clinical Practice (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - August 23, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology Journal Article Source Type: news

Cardiologists and Peyronie's DiseaseCardiologists and Peyronie's Disease
Cardiologists see the at-risk population for Peyronie's disease (men, mostly over the age of 55) on a daily basis. Dr Melissa Walton-Shirley suggests that cardiologists be aware of this condition, in which sexual intercourse is uncomfortable or impossible, and be ready to refer for treatment. Medscape Cardiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - July 15, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Commentary Source Type: news

High Response to Enzyme in Peyronie's (CME/CE)
SAN DIEGO (MedPage Today) -- An injectable enzyme produced significant reductions in scar tissue and penile curvature without surgery in patients with Peyronie's disease, according to a large randomized trial. (Source: MedPage Today Urology)
Source: MedPage Today Urology - May 8, 2013 Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: news

Penile Treatment Shows Promise in Phase 3 TrialsPenile Treatment Shows Promise in Phase 3 Trials
Collagenase Clostridium histolyticum can reduce symptoms of Peyronie's disease, investigators report. Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - May 7, 2013 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Urology News Source Type: news