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i've survived prostate cancer for 5 years now after radiation treatment, but with the usual side effects. is it harmful to masterbate?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
No, please enjoy: There is no reason not to masturbate, and healthy to have the urge. Is there any chance you might find or have a partner, that might be better.
Answered on May 9, 2018
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Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
No!: Do whatever feels good to you. You are a survivor, you deserve it!
Answered on Feb 5, 2012
Dr. Naveen Kella
22 years experience Urologic Oncology
No: No evidence to say yes. Also, we are assuming the cancer is gone. Just do routine psa checks and you should be alright.
Answered on Mar 21, 2015
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