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<< Emergency Department Management of Priapism (Pharmacology CME)

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Tables And Figures

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Figure 1 - Cross-Section Of The Human Penis

Used by permission of Mcstroher, Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.

Figure 2 - Visual Depiction Of Erectile Physiology

Note sinusoidal engorgement during tumescence with concomitant compression of venous structures potentiating erection. Image source: Used with permission of Straight Healthcare.

Figure 3 Longitudinal Color Duplex Ultrasonography In High-Flow Priapism

Note the bright-red accentuation of the corporal artery. Reprinted with permission of Conrad von Stempel, MD Clare Allen, MD. From European Society of Radiology EPOS website, at:

Figure 4 - Two Approaches To Aspiration Of The Corpus Cavernosum

Figure 5. Schematic Of Inflatable Penile Prosthesis


Table 1. Differential Diagnosis For Priapism

Table 2 - Key Distinguishing Features Of Priapism

Publication Information

Gregory S. Podolej, MD; Christine Babcock, MD, MSc, FACEP

Publication Date

January 1, 2017

CME Expiration Date

February 1, 2020

CME Credits

4 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, 4 ACEP Category I Credits, 4 AAFP Prescribed Credits, 4 AOA Category 2-A or 2-B Credits.
Specialty CME Credits: Included as part of the 4 credits, this CME activity is eligible for 0.25 Pharmacology CME credits

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