Andrology-Open Access

Andrology-Open Access
Open Access

ISSN: 2167-0250

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Henrique Pereira

Department of Psychology and Education, University of Beira Interior, Portugal

  • Research   
    Penile Morphometrics and Erectile Function in Healthy Portuguese Men
    Author(s): Henrique Pereira*

    Objective: This study aimed to evaluate the relationship between penile morphometrics and erectile function in a sample of healthy Portuguese men. Methods: A sample of 1416 adult men with an average age of 39 years were surveyed and completed the following measures: socio-demographic questionnaire, penile morphometrics evaluation questionnaire, and the Portuguese version of the International Index of Erectile Function-5 (IIEF-5). Results: The average result for penis length was 16.75 cm (SD=2.25) and a circumference of 9.56 cm (SD=2.38). Levels of satisfaction with the morphometrics of the penis were relatively high (7.61 on a scale of 1 to 10, SD=1.87), as well as overall levels of erectile function (4.21 on a scale of 1 to 5; SD=0.61). Results showed a negative association between penis length and erectile functi.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2167-0250.2020.9.204

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