Ahmed I El-Sakka

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Publications

  1. pmc Impact of the association between elevated oestradiol and low testosterone levels on erectile dysfunction severity
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, 41111 Ismailia, Egypt
    Asian J Androl 15:492-6. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of sildenafil citrate in treatment of erectile dysfunction: impact of associated premature ejaculation and low desire
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    Urology 68:642-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of risk factors and medical comorbidities with male sexual dysfunctions
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 4:1691-700. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Age related testosterone depletion in patients with erectile dysfunction
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Urol 176:2589-93. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Enhanced external counterpulsation in patients with coronary artery disease-associated erectile dysfunction. Part I: effects of risk factors
    Ahmed El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 4:771-9. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Enhanced external counterpulsation in patients with coronary artery disease-associated erectile dysfunction. Part II: impact of disease duration and treatment courses
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 4:1448-53. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes-associated androgen alteration in patients with erectile dysfunction
    A I El-sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Int J Androl 31:602-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Conservative treatment for Peyronie's disease: an update
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Andrology Clinic, Diabetic Centre, Al Noor Specialist Hospital, PO Box 6251, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:53-63. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Severity of erectile dysfunction at presentation: effect of premature ejaculation and low desire
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    Urology 71:94-8. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Vascular impairment of erection in patients with diabetes and Peyronie's disease: is that accumulative?
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 6:1736-42. 2009

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  1. pmc Impact of the association between elevated oestradiol and low testosterone levels on erectile dysfunction severity
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, 41111 Ismailia, Egypt
    Asian J Androl 15:492-6. 2013
    ..In conclusion, a low T level had the primary effect on erectile function; however, a concomitantly elevated E2 level had an additive impairment effect...
  2. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of sildenafil citrate in treatment of erectile dysfunction: impact of associated premature ejaculation and low desire
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    Urology 68:642-7. 2006
    ..To assess the effect of premature ejaculation (PE) and low desire on the efficacy and satisfaction rate of sildenafil in the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Association of risk factors and medical comorbidities with male sexual dysfunctions
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 4:1691-700. 2007
    ..Although that association has been recently shown in many studies, it is not yet well investigated in the Saudi community...
  4. ncbi request reprint Age related testosterone depletion in patients with erectile dysfunction
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Urol 176:2589-93. 2006
    ..We assessed the pattern of age related testosterone depletion in patients with erectile dysfunction...
  5. ncbi request reprint Enhanced external counterpulsation in patients with coronary artery disease-associated erectile dysfunction. Part I: effects of risk factors
    Ahmed El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 4:771-9. 2007
    ..Recently it has been demonstrated that enhanced external counterpulsation (EECP) could improve erectile dysfunction (ED) in patients with refractory ischemic heart disease (IHD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Enhanced external counterpulsation in patients with coronary artery disease-associated erectile dysfunction. Part II: impact of disease duration and treatment courses
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 4:1448-53. 2007
    ..Recent results have demonstrated a positive impact of EECP on patients with ischemic heart disease (IHD)-associated erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Type 2 diabetes-associated androgen alteration in patients with erectile dysfunction
    A I El-sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Int J Androl 31:602-8. 2008
    ..05). The current study clearly demonstrated that there were significant associations between low level of total T or DHEA-S and poor control of DM...
  8. ncbi request reprint Conservative treatment for Peyronie's disease: an update
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Andrology Clinic, Diabetic Centre, Al Noor Specialist Hospital, PO Box 6251, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 9:53-63. 2008
    ..Other treatments including iontophoresis, extracorporeal shock wave, radiotherapy, ultrasound and laser have also been reported...
  9. doi request reprint Severity of erectile dysfunction at presentation: effect of premature ejaculation and low desire
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    Urology 71:94-8. 2008
    ..To assess the effect of premature ejaculation (PE) and low desire on the severity of erectile dysfunction (ED) at presentation...
  10. doi request reprint Vascular impairment of erection in patients with diabetes and Peyronie's disease: is that accumulative?
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 6:1736-42. 2009
    ..The vascular impairment of erection has been shown in diabetic patients as well as in patients with Peyronie's disease (PD). However, the impact of both conditions together on vascular impairment has not been well addressed...
  11. doi request reprint Erectile dysfunction, cardiovascular diseases and depression: interaction of therapy
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Suez Canal University, Department of Urology, Ismailia, Egypt
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 10:2107-17. 2009
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  12. doi request reprint Androgen pattern in patients with type 2 diabetes-associated erectile dysfunction: impact of metabolic control
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Urology 74:552-9. 2009
    ..To assess the impact of diabetes mellitus (DM) control on androgen pattern in men with type 2 DM-associated erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  13. doi request reprint Amelioration of penile fibrosis: myth or reality
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Androl 31:324-35. 2010
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  14. doi request reprint Erectile dysfunction, depression, and ischemic heart disease: does the existence of one component of this triad necessitate inquiring the other two?
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 8:937-40; quiz 941. 2011
    ..However, when a patient presents with one component of this triad, whether the physicians should also screen for the other two components is still an important question to be answered...
  15. ncbi request reprint Sildenafil for erectile dysfunction in the Middle East: observational analysis of patients with diabetes and/or hypertension treated in the clinical practice setting
    A I El-sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Int Med Res 39:558-68. 2011
    ..7% of patients. It is concluded that sildenafil was a well-tolerated and highly effective treatment of ED in outpatients with diabetes and/or hypertension from the three Middle Eastern countries studied...
  16. doi request reprint Severity of erectile dysfunction could predict left ventricular diastolic dysfunction in patients without overt cardiac complaint
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 8:2590-7. 2011
    ..However, the association between severity of ED and left ventricular diastolic dysfunction (LVDD) was rarely reported...
  17. ncbi request reprint Prostatic specific antigen in patients with hypogonadism: effect of testosterone replacement
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 2:235-40. 2005
    ..The effect of parenteral testosterone replacement therapy on prostatic specific antigen (PSA) level or the development or growth of prostate cancer is unclear...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pattern of endocrinal changes in patients with sexual dysfunction
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 2:551-8. 2005
    ..Many patients with endocrinal changes (endocrinopathy) have some degrees of sexual dysfunction that necessitate assessment and treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Premature ejaculation in non-insulin-dependent diabetic patients
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Int J Androl 26:329-34. 2003
    ..05). PE is common among diabetic patients. The study offers a quantitative estimate of the prevalence of PE and its main risk factors in diabetic patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Association between International Index of Erectile Function and axial penile rigidity in patients with erectile dysfunction
    A I El-sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    Int J Impot Res 15:426-9. 2003
    ..05 for each); (3) a significant association between overall presence of ED and low APR (P<0.05). IIEF score is associated with APR and can differentiate between patients with and without ED...
  21. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of erectile dysfunction in Saudi patients
    A I El-sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    Int J Impot Res 16:13-20. 2004
    ..001 for each). Moderate to severe ED is common among Saudi patients. This study provides a quantitative estimate of the characteristics of ED in ambulatory Saudi patients...
  22. ncbi request reprint Coronary artery risk factors in patients with erectile dysfunction
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Urol 172:251-4. 2004
    ..We evaluated the risk factors of coronary artery disease in patients with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  23. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of sildenafil citrate in treatment of erectile dysfunction: effect of type 2 diabetes
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Eur Urol 46:503-9. 2004
    ..To assess efficacy of sildenafil citrate in treatment of erectile dysfunction: effect of type 2 diabetes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Lower urinary tract symptoms in patients with erectile dysfunction: is there a vascular association?
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    Eur Urol 48:319-25. 2005
    ..To assess if there is an underlying vascular association between lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  25. ncbi request reprint Peyronie's disease in diabetic patients being screened for erectile dysfunction
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology Suez Canal University, School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Urol 174:1026-30. 2005
    ..We assessed the prevalence of Peyronie's disease (PD) in type 2 diabetic patients who were screened for erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Intracavernosal prostaglandin E1 self vs office injection therapy in patients with erectile dysfunction
    A I El-sakka
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Int J Impot Res 18:180-5. 2006
    ..05). A self-injection program is reliable. Office injection program can be reserved for a subset of ED patients with special preferences...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular system as a 'core' of sexual life
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 6:2223-30. 2005
    ..It has been argued that erectile dysfunction, like cardiovascular disease and other age-related disorders can be attributed, at least in part, to such modifiable para-aging phenomena...
  28. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of Peyronie's disease among patients with erectile dysfunction
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, School of Medicine Ismailia, Egypt and Al Noor Specialist Hospital, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
    Eur Urol 49:564-9. 2006
    ..To assess the prevalence of Peyronie's disease (PD) among patients with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Lower urinary tract symptoms in patients with erectile dysfunction: analysis of risk factors
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    J Sex Med 3:144-9. 2006
    ..The association between erectile dysfunction (ED) and lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) is unclear. Conventionally, little attention has been given to the association between ED and LUTS...
  30. ncbi request reprint Screening for ischemic heart disease in patients with erectile dysfunction: role of penile Doppler ultrasonography
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt
    Urology 64:346-50. 2004
    ..To assess the role of measuring cavernosal artery blood flow as a screening tool for ischemic heart disease in patients with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  31. ncbi request reprint Erectile dysfunction risk factors in noninsulin dependent diabetic Saudi patients
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, School of Medicine, Ismailia, Egypt and Al Noor Specialist Hospital, Diabetic Center, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
    J Urol 169:1043-7. 2003
    ..We assessed the prevalence of and analyzed risk factors for erectile dysfunction in patients with noninsulin dependent diabetes in Makkah, Saudi Arabia...
  32. ncbi request reprint Penile axial rigidity and Doppler ultrasonography parameters in patients with erectile dysfunction: association with type 2 diabetes
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt
    Urology 62:525-31. 2003
    ..To determine the association between diabetes and changes in penile Doppler ultrasonography and axial penile rigidity parameters in patients with erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  33. ncbi request reprint The effect of vascular endothelial growth factor on a rat model of traumatic arteriogenic erectile dysfunction
    Ming Chan Lee
    Knuppe Molecular Urology Laboratory, Department of Urology, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, California
    J Urol 167:761-7. 2002
    ..We tested the hypothesis that intracavernous injection of vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) can restore erectile function in a rat model of traumatic arteriogenic erectile dysfunction...
  34. ncbi request reprint Physiology of penile erection
    Ahmed I El-Sakka
    Department of Urology, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 4:128-34. 2004