WMSM 2012 - Effectiveness of intralesional verapamil (ILVI) for the treatment of severe PD - Session Highlights

CHICAGO, IL USA (UroToday) - This was a retrospective review of 80 consecutive men treated with ILVI (20 mg) injected directly into the PD plaque after penile block (six injections given per cycle).

wmsm thumbResearchers concluded ILVI treatment of penile curvature showed more significant improvement in men with a curvature of >45 degrees. ILVI treatment benefits were modestly noted in men with a curvature of <45 degrees.


Presented by M. MyIntyre, et al.* at the annual World Meeting on Sexual Medicine (WMSM) - August 26 - 30, 2012 - Sheraton Chicago - Chicago, Illinois USA

* Baylor College of Medicine



Reported for UroToday by Karen Roberts, Medical Editor