Peyronie's disease - What causes a curved penis?

Peyronie's disease - What causes a curved penis?

Dr Zenon Andreou

"Injury or a trauma of some sort sustained by the penis is thought to be one possible cause of Peyronie’s disease. This may be caused by an accident or any kind, a sports injury, or from sexual activity which resulted in damage to the penis." - Dr Zenon Andreou

Dr Zenon Andreou

"Injury or a trauma of some sort sustained by the penis is thought to be one possible cause of Peyronie’s disease. This may be caused by an accident or any kind, a sports injury, or from sexual activity which resulted in damage to the penis."

Dr Zenon Andreou

It’s common for the penis to curve to the left or right slightly when erect. However, if the curved erection is painful or makes it difficult to have sex, it may be a symptom of Peyronie’s disease. 

Last reviewed: 9/12/2019 by Dr Simran Deo