The penis may curve up, down or to either side. Severe changes in the shape of the penis may prevent the man from having intercourse.
But in severe cases, the curve in the penis can make having sex difficult, painful or even impossible. Peyronie's disease may also lead to erectile dysfunction.
Learn when a curved penis is a problem and when it might actually be an advantage in but not if the curve causes pain, is severe, or increasing with time.
Severe hypospadias, where the opening of the urethra is on the wrong part of the penis, can also cause curvature of the penis. This condition is.