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What increases my risk for penis disorders?

Because there are so many causes of penis disorders, there are many things that may increase your risk for these conditions. In general, poor health habits such as smoking and abusing alcohol or drugs may increase your risk for certain penis disorders. Having other medical conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, or nerve problems may also increase your risk for penis disorders. Many times, men or boys who have not been circumcised are at a greater risk for penis disorders. Since some penis disorders can be caused by infection or sexually transmitted diseases, having unprotected sex or multiple sex partners may put you at high risk for penis disorders.

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