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g00f_boy
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Im a 14 yo uncircumcised boy well into puberty. When i get aroused my foreskin doesnt slide back. When i read around stuff says it should slide back when you get an erection. I have no problems sliding it back fully when flaccid. When aroused i can't slide it back more than half way down the glans.

Please help!!


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lemming
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The idea is that you should be able to slide it back when it is erect, so that you may safely put on a condom. If the foreskin/glans hurts, or the foreskin seems tight, you should check with your doctor to make sure everything is in order.

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RenaissanceMan
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I agree with lemming. See a doctor.

I'm uncircumcised myself, and I don't recall ever having trouble sliding back my foreskin while erect.

Don't worry; if anything is wrong, it sounds correctable. It's always better to see a doctor sooner rather than later.

With Peace,
RenMan


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earth girl
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Exactly how problematic is a non-retracting foreskin? Meaning, what are the implications regarding a condom if the foreskin isn't retracted? Is it more likely to come off, etc?

The reason I ask, is because my b/f's doesn't retract - not that it's tight, but possibly because there is more than a little... overhang let's say...


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sardinefish
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I had this problem b4 too. It gets ok after a while...

[This message has been edited by sardinefish (edited 12-16-2004).]


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