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22 Jan 2003

blue balls
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would someone pls tell me what a guy means when he says that he suffers from "blue balls" ?

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01 Jan 0001

Blueballs is a fact of a boy's life. They are the result of pelvic congestion, when more blood flows into the genitals (during sexual arousal) than flows out; and, when it remains in the genitals (penis and testicles) for an extended period of time, then it CAN cause discomfort and achiness.

Orgasm does alleviate blueballs. If there is no orgasm, however, the erection, blood flow, and achiness gradually subside.

Incidentally, blueballs HAS been used as a way for teenage boys to pressure their girlfriends into having sex, or into "getting them off" one way or another. And, girls CAN refuse because boys can always masturbate (with or without the girls).

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Dr Elna Mcintosh
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