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Penile Erection

"Penile Erection" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

The state of the PENIS when the erectile tissue becomes filled or swollen (tumid) with BLOOD and causes the penis to become rigid and elevated. It is a complex process involving CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM; PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEMS; HORMONES; SMOOTH MUSCLES; and vascular functions.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Penile Erection" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Penile Erection" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 67 publications over 24 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 1995 and 2017
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