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A 49-year-old member asked:

Is anal sex bad for the prostate?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Colon and Rectal Surgery 44 years experience
Anal sex: Can be bad for the prostate of the recipient as well as increase risk of infection and damage to the sphincter mechanism. I would, in general, discourage anal intercourse.
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Dr. Thomas Namey
Rheumatology 50 years experience
Absolutely, but if..: Absolutely if a man does not wear a condom. If a man uses a condom with lubricant, the chances becomes very small. Consider the source. Even oral sex can in some instances cause prostate infection.
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