A 40-year-old female asked:
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i believe i have an undiagnosed rectocele. is anal sex safe?

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Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Start by having your rectal condition diagnosed properly and treated as recommended by your doc. Allow for healing time once treated. Anal sex may worsen your condition if not treated properly first.
Answered on Jul 15, 2020
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