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vacuum device or vacuum pump

a device that creates an erection by drawing blood into the penis; a ring placed at the base of the penis then traps the blood and keeps the erection. See also impotence.

Dealing with sexual problems after cancer treatment

... is firm, the man takes the pump off and ... to learn the best way to use a vacuum
device. Although most vacuum devices are prescribed by doctors, the ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinmen/sexandmenwithcancer/sex-and-men-with-cancer-overview-dealing-with-sexual-problems

What treatments are available to help with erections?

... Vacuum constriction devices. Another treatment, the vacuum constriction device
(VCD) works well ... pumps out air to produce a vacuum around the ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/physicalsideeffects/sexualsideeffectsinmen/sexualityfortheman/sexuality-for-men-with-cancer-methods-to-help-with-erections

Cancer Glossary

... vacuum device or vacuum pump Search. a device that creates an erection
by drawing blood into the penis; a ring placed at the base of the penis ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=v

Cupping

... name(s): cupping, fire cupping, body vacuuming, the horn ... to the jar is used
to create the vacuum. ... the cups in an autoclave, a device that uses ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/complementaryandalternativemedicine/manualhealingandphysicaltouch/cupping

Sex and Men With Cancer: Overview

... is firm, the man takes the pump off and ... to learn the best way to use a vacuum
device. Although most vacuum devices are prescribed by doctors, the ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003232-pdf.pdf

Surgery for prostate cancer

... Vacuum devices are another option that may create an ... These mechanical
pumps are placed around the ... is maintained after the pump is removed ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-treating-surgery

Surgery for prostate cancer

... There are ways to help. There are medicines and even devices such as
vacuum pumps and penile implants that could prove useful. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/overviewguide/prostate-cancer-overview-treating-surgery

Sexuality for the Man With Cancer

... Vacuum constriction devices Another treatment, the vacuum constriction device
(VCD) works well ... pumps out air to produce a vacuum around the ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002910-pdf.pdf

Prostate Cancer

... The device inserts and removes the needle in a ... Vacuum devices are another
option that may create an ... is maintained after the pump is removed ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003134-pdf.pdf

Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Adults

... A small vacuum device is then used to suck it ... Many devices can help the
surgeon see the tumor ... is connected to an infusion pump, through which ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003088-pdf.pdf