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Retraining my prostate?

User
Posted 04 December 2017 18:49:26(UTC)

Hi,

Since radiotherapy I've had mush reduced sensation from my prostate. I can feel it being touched, but its no longer an erogenous zone.

Is there a way to "retrain" the tissue? I was wondering about one of these electrical prostate massagers. I wouldn't mind buying one if I thought it would work but they are expensive.

Any thoughts?

User
Posted 04 December 2017 19:13:26(UTC)

No advice on the electric massager although any damage caused to the nerve bundles ( whether surgery or radiotherapy ) can take up to 2 yrs or more to repair. Surgery is drastic but the nerves if spared can recover. However damage to nerves from RT can be permanent unfortunately.




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Posted 05 December 2017 08:26:10(UTC)

Are you having hormone therapy following the RT?

 

That destroyed my libido in a few days. Killed it stone dead. All else followed.

-- Andrew --

"I intend to live forever, or die trying" - Groucho Marx
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Posted 06 December 2017 14:58:10(UTC)

Chemo followed by RT which ended spring 2016. 3 monthly Prostrap hormone therapy since. HT due to stop next May.

 
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