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From:
Published online 2017 March 1. doi: 10.5152/tud.2017.59458

Table 1

Common known causes of priapism

Perineal Trauma[10]
Neurogenic Disorders (E.g. cauda equina, spinal cord injury)[11,12]
Haematological Disorders (E.g. Sickle Cell Disease, thalassaemia)[10]
Tumours[13]
Medications (E.g. vasoactive erectile agents, α-receptor antagonists, anticoagulants)[11,14]
Recreational Drugs (E.g. alcohol, marijuana, cocaine)[11]
Toxin Mediated Infections (E.g. Scorpion sting, malaria)[11]
Penile Tattooing[15]
Acute Infections[1]
Metabolic disorders (E.g. amyloidosis, diabetes)[11]
Shows some of the causes of priapism identified in the literature.