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A 19-year-old male asked:

Am i able to masturbate after a knee cap dislocation resulting in me having to use crutches and knee brace?

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Dr. Steven Simon
A Verified Doctoranswered
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 40 years experience
Yes: Your knee injury has nothing to prevent your self pleasuring. This will not affect healing either way.
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