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15 Aug 2011

Husband hard at doc
I went with my husband to the doctor, and when he examined my husbands penis, it got erect. Now I have heard of boys getting erect when a nurse examines them, but a man getting erect when another man handles his penis is a concern for me, he tells me its like me getting a nipple stand during a breast examination, but its not at all the same, an erection is from arousel, where as a nipple stand is from cold or touch, and not necessarily arousel. Please tell me the facts. Can a man get turned on by another man??????
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Debbs,

The penis has its own generous supply of nerves and bloodvessels. A vast array of physical and psychological stimulation can result in an erection response. It is completely possible that a man's penis can have an erection response during a physical examination from the stimulation of touch, notwithstanding the gender of the person examining them.

To answer your question "can a man get turned on by another man??????"; the answer is yes a man can.

You must not confuse the two seperate issues that make up your posting though. So if you are asking whether the fact that your husband had an erection response to his physical examination is conclusive evidence that he is attracted to men and possibly homosexual? The answer would be no.
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