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A 47-year-old member asked:

does excessive masturbation cause prostatitis?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Infectious Disease 36 years experience
No: There's no connection. It might even help.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
No: Trying to go for long periods of time without an ejaculation is one cause of prostate problems in younger guys.

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A 20-year-old male asked:

Can excessive masturbation(10x) cause prostatitis ?

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Dr. Leonard Giunta
Family Medicine 54 years experience
Yes: The excessive handling of penis can cause a urethritis and the infect prostrate.

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