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Hello and thank you for reading.

I own a chastity cage/penis cage of the cb6000 series. Because t is not a natural thing to have ones penis enclosed by hard plastic I wondered if using it causes any long-term damage or change to my body. For example I wonder if my nutsack gets longer because everytime I get an erection the balls are pulled away from my body by the ring behind my cock and balls. Do those cages influence the body on long-term perspective (if they are kept clean of course)?

Thank you and best wishes

A.

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Andre:

There is no official medical data one way or the other on this device.  My personal opinion is that using it takes a chance on possible short and long term damage.  Any time you deliberately interfere with a bodily function, there is that risk.  

Since there is no test or study data, you will have to use it at your own risk.

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Stephen W. Leslie, MD

Expertise

Questions concerning erectile dysfunction, kidney stones and prostate disorders including prostate cancer. I have a special interest in kidney stone disease prevention.

Experience

Full time practicing urologist with 30 years experience. Associate Professor of Surgery and Chief of Urology at Creighton University Medical Center. Editor in Chief of eMedicine Urology internet textbook. Author of only NIH approved book written for patients by a urologist on the subject of kidney stones "The Kidney Stones Handbook". Inventor of the "Parachute" and "Escape" kidney stone baskets and the "Calculus" stone prevention analysis computer program.

Organizations
American Urological Association, Ohio State Medical Association, Sexual Medicine Society

Publications
Men's Health, Journal of Urology, Urology, Healthwatch Magazine, Emergency Medicine Monthly, eMedicine, "The Kidney Stones Handbook", and numerous articles in various newspapers. He is also the editor of the Urology Board Review by McGraw-Hill used by urologists to study for their Board Certification Examinations.

Education/Credentials
Graduate of New York Medical College with residencies completed at Metropolitan Hospital New York, Albany Medical Center and University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Awards and Honors
Thirlby Award of the American Urological Association. Rated as one the country's Best Urologists by the Independent Consumer's Research Institute

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