Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Erectile Dysfunction Incidence

Facts about impotence:

  • About 20 million men in the US have impotence.
  • About 1 in 4 men over the age of 65 have impotence.
  • Impotence accounts for about 500,000 visits to the doctor's office each year in the US.
  • Impotence is more common in older men.

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Last Updated: May 19, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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