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If I don't masturbate often, will my testicles swell up and hurt?  How long would that take?

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Not masturbating will not damage your testicles.  The volume of sperm produced in them daily is very small compared to their size.  However, your prostate gland and seminal vesicles will get distended after only a few days without an ejaculation.  Sometimes a male is aware of this feeling.  Frequent ejaculation will keep it from becoming a problem.

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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 in the world.

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