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A 18-year-old male asked:

Hey, so my penis stands slightly towards the left when i have an erection. is there any treatment that will help make it straight other than surgery?

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Dr. Clarence Grim
Endocrinology 59 years experience
This may be normal in people like you in your part of the world. I do not know how many degrees out of line is considered abnormal in men like you. Check with your local Dr. who will know
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Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 36 years experience
If you get normal erections and have no other symptoms don't worry. But if you still do have a Urologist check you.
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Last updated Sep 16, 2021

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