Inhibited Orgasm, also called Retarded Ejaculation, is a phenomena in which intravaginal ejaculation does not occur. In other cases there is also inability to masturbate to ejaculation .
The ethiology may be:
– Psychological. Psychic factors cause most cases.
– Organic. Eg. in Diabetes Mellitus.
– Drugs. Eg. by some Phenothiazines.
Psychotherapy is indicated for Inhibited Orgasm caused by Psychic factors.
(Edited by María Moya Guirao, M.D.)