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Abbreviations

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AchE               acetylcholinesterase

AD                   autonomic dysreflexia

AIS                  ASIA Impairment Scale

ART                 assisted reproductive technology

BP                   blood pressure

BSI                  Brief Symptom Inventory

BT                   botox

CES-D            Centre for Epidemiological Studies – Depression scale

cGMP              cyclic guanosine monophosphate

CI                    confidence interval

DBP                diastolic blood pressure

DOI                 duration of injury

ED                   erectile dysfunction

EDITS             Erectile Dysfunction Inventory of Treatment Satisfaction

EEJ/EEP         electroejaculation procedure

GAS                Groninger Arousability Scale

GCQ                Global Confidence Question

HADS              Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale

HR                   heart rate

ICI                   intracavernosal injectable medications

ICSI                 intracytoplasmic sperm injection

IIEF                 International Index of Erectile Function

IVF                  in vitro fertilization

IUI                   intrauterine insemination

IVI                   intravaginal insemination

KCAASS         Knowledge, Comfort, Approach and Attitudes towards Sexuality Scale

LMN                lower motor neuron

PDE5i             phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitors

PGE1              prostaglandin E1

PGWBI           Psychological General Well-Being Index

PPS                penile prosthesis surgery

PR                  pregnancy rate

PS                  physostigmine

PVS                penile vibrostimulatory stimulation

PVSA             percutaneous vassal sperm aspiration

QOL               quality of life

RCT               randomized controlled trial

RSES             Rosenberg Self-Esteem Score

SBP                systolic blood pressure

SD                  standard deviation

SCL-90-R       Symptom Checklist

SEP                Sexual Encounter Profile

SF-36             Short Form-36

SR                  self-report

SSQ                Sexual Sensations Questionnaire

TESA/TESE    testicular sperm aspiration/extraction

TMSC              total motile sperm count

UMN                upper motor neuron

VAS                 Visual Analogue Scale

VCD                 vacuum constriction device

VED                 vacuum erection device

VTCT               vacuum tumescence constriction therapy