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When a man has penile curvature, he may experience a range of symptoms. The most common symptom of this condition is a curve in the erect penis that can be seen with the naked eye. This condition may also cause the penis to become visibly narrower when its in its erect state. Peyronies disease is a condition in which scar tissue in the penis causes the penis to bend. there are three basic operations that we do two are based on just straightening the penis, and the third is a penile implant, says dr. Avoid sexual positions that can put you at the risk of penile injury conventional treatments fortunately, in most cases, a curvature can be straightened out, and most men may eventually opt for this for fear that it may interfere with intercourse. Webmd explains the surgical repair for chordee, a birth defect in boys that causes curvature of the penis and can lead to sexual and urinary problems in adolescence and adulthood. A study of the cross section of the penis in the human male shows that the organ has many layers. Peyronies disease affects the tunica albuginea layer of the penis. It is commonest between ages 40 and 70 though no age is exempt. Even boys in their teens with peyronies disease have been described. while the condition may affect a mans erection and penile curvature, it wont affect sperm production. Eric scott sills , medical director at the center for advanced genetics and a physician sub-specializing in reproductive endocrinology, ivf, surrogacy and fertility surgery in carlsbad, calif. Problems with the penis can cause pain and affect a mans sexual function and fertility.