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Do you think it is a good idea to wash my penis after masturbating?  Can leaving semen on the penis cause any harm?  What can go wrong?

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I don't think it's either a good or bad idea.  Semen is your own bodily fluid and it will do absolutely no harm to leave it on your body.  I've never heard of a male washing his penis after masturbating.  Not very many even do so after sex.  According to a survey I conducted, some males don't even wash their hands after masturbating.

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Doug Adams, Ph.D.

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I write from the point of view that masturbation is normal, healthy, and fun, and even necessary to sexual health. I am able to answer questions in all areas of sexuality.

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I am the author of the web site HealthyStrokes.com and have been answering questions about sexuality (especially masturbation) from both males and females for over 13 years.

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I have a Ph.D. in a field unrelated to sexuality from one of the leading educational institutions of the world.

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