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Does anal sex damage your rectum?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Possibly

Anal receptive sex can cause tearing of anal tissues including perforation of the colon.
Repeated anal sex can weaken the anal sphincter muscle & cause problems with incontinence. It can also lead to transmission of sexually transmitted diseases and other infections.

In brief: Possibly

Anal receptive sex can cause tearing of anal tissues including perforation of the colon.
Repeated anal sex can weaken the anal sphincter muscle & cause problems with incontinence. It can also lead to transmission of sexually transmitted diseases and other infections.
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