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Scrotal Implant for Erectile Dysfunction

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000035521D
Publication Date: 2005-Jan-21

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Abstract

A system and method of treating a patient suffering from erectile dysfunction includes implanting a testicle-shaped implantable pulse generator in the scrotum of a patient. The implantable pulse generator is connected to at least one lead with at least one electrode that stimulates a cavernous or other nerve. The implantable pulse generator may communicate or receive power from external devices.