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my penis has gone slightly red after masturbating. does this have to do with masturbation, or is it because i'm entering puberty early?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Not early: A 31 yo man is fully grown and not entering puberty. Seems like skin is irritated from rubbing.
Answered on Sep 30, 2013

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