Jakarta, TOPNews Indonesia —
not only women, sex can also cause pain Men. But compared to women, only a few men reported pain after sex.
An analysis published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine found that as many as 30 percent of women admitted to feeling pain due to vaginal penetration (vaginal intercourse), while 72 percent felt pain during anal sex penetration (anal sex).
But in men, ‘only’ 7 percent who feel pain during vaginal penetration and 15 percent during anal penetration.
“We observed a lot of men feel pain during sex. Listen, anything that distracts during a session of sexual intimacy is very disturbing,” said Irwin Goldstein, director of sexual health at Alvaro Hospital, San Diego, as quoted by the Daily Mail. Health.
The following is a list of causes of pain that men can experience during sex.
Infections including sexually transmitted infections (STDs) make sex painful for men. As reported InsidersThis infection is an example of herpes which makes the skin of the penis becomes inflamed and sensitive.
Meanwhile infections can also occur due to fungi, although they are not so common. Fungal infections cause itching and swelling of the penis and anus.
According to Abraham Morgentaler, a member of the American Sexual Health Association, this can occur when the surface of the penis skin is moist and mixed with residual urine. Mushrooms like these conditions.
2. Peyronie’s disease
This disease is caused by scar tissue or plaque that develops under the skin of the penis. During an erection, focused blood flow fills the penis, making it straight and hard.
However, the presence of plaque makes it difficult for the tissue to stretch. Blood flow continues to fill the penis so that the penis seems bent.
In such conditions, penetration will be painful for both men and women. According to David Samadi, director of urology at Lenox Hill Hospital, this condition is generally experienced by men aged 50 years and over.
The cause of the appearance of plaque is not yet known for sure, but some say it is possible that plaque is formed due to injury.
If pain occurs during ejaculation, men should be suspicious of prostatitis or inflammation of the prostate. The prostate is the part of the male reproductive organ that helps in the production of semen.
Not only during ejaculation, pain and burning sensation can arise when urinating.
Check out other causes of pain that men can experience during sex on the following page.
Reasons Sex Can Be Painful For Men
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