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A 23-year-old male asked:

Is injecting olive oil in your penis bad?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
TERRIBLE idea: Men who are foolish enough to inject the erectile tissue of their penis with oils will end up having the whole thing turn into useless scar tissue. It's called sclerosing lipogranuloma of the penis.
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Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 29 years experience
Great Answer, Dr. Friedlander. I am still sometimes amazed at what humans can think up next to do to their bodies.
Feb 2, 2014
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Provided original answer
Thanks Dr. Killian! A wise medical school teacher once told me, "Love people but don't try to understand them."
Feb 3, 2014
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
This is a bad idea.: Injecting foreign substances into your urethra can cause you harm. Strongly recommend AGAINST it.
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