Peyronie’s Disease | Overview


What is Peyronie's disease?

Peyronie's (say: “pay-rone-ees”) disease is the name for a sharp curve in the penis. In some men, Peyronie's disease is a mild problem without symptoms. Other men who have Peyronie's disease may have pain during erection or erections that aren't hard enough for sex.


Peyronie's Disease: Current Management by J Fitkin, M.D. and GT Ho, M.D. (American Family Physician August 01, 1999,

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Reviewed/Updated: 04/14
Created: 09/00