erectile tissue

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vascular tissue capable of filling with blood and becoming rigid

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1) It starts as a chronic process, by the formation of infected granulation tissue, which gradually infiltrates the glanular and cavernous tissues and may invade the whole thickness of the penis.
Nasal congestion involves the cavernous tissues in the turbinates.