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A 34-year-old male asked:

this is kind of embarrassing but when i'm nervous such as going to the doctor getting naked at the gym etc. my penis shrinks to like a baby size. why?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Cold air: Or just feeling the opposite of sexy. Penis gets very small if all the blood drains out of it.

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