Common "Penis Shrinkage" queries answered by top doctors | iCliniq

Penis Shrinkage

Penis shrinkage is a change in the size of the penis due to aging, excess weight, surgery of the prostate, and Peyronie disease. The size of the penis gets smaller.

Recently Answered Questions Recently Answered Questions

All the answers published in this website are written by verified medical doctors, therapists and health experts. The Content has been moderated by iCliniq medical review team before publication. Post your medical clarifications on iCliniq by choosing the right specialty and get them answered. Your medical queries will be answered 24/7 by top doctors from iCliniq.

What impact does marijuana smoking have on penis size?

Query: Hello doctor,I am a 24-year-old bisexual male. I have been smoking marijuana for one year. I have noticed a strange sexual problem and I guess it is due to the oral sex I gave to a man and drank his semen six months ago. After smoking marijuana the next day, I had seizures, and at night for some tim...  Read Full »

Dr. Seikhoo Bishnui

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. The size of the penis does not increase or decrease in length once an individual achieves puberty. Marijuana is known to precipitate seizures in a lot of individuals but this does not affect the size of the penis. Probably the fear of g...  Read Full »

I am a 21-year-old male masturbating for the past ten years. I have been experiencing changes in my penis and arousal. Please help.

Query: Hello doctor, I am a 21-year-old male and I have been masturbating since I was 11 years old. On average, I engage in this activity around six times a day, with occasional instances reaching a maximum of 15 to 20 times a day. My penis size has decreased from 6 inches to 5.2 inches and has bent a litt...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S R

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. Masturbation is normal, with approximately ninety-five percent of males engaging in it. It serves as a solo form of sexual expression, akin to intimate interaction without a partner, and is generally considered a healthy practice. The ...  Read Full »

My glans penis has become hypersensitive and the size of my testicles reduced due to over-masturbation. What to do?

Query: Hello doctor,I have been masturbating for the past many years due to which my glans tissue has become hypersensitive. I have noticed that the size of my testicles is also reduced and the stiffness of my penis is also reduced. Please suggest a remedy for it.Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S R

Answer: Hello, Welcome to I can understand your concern. What you do is called prone masturbation which is not good. You can have a sex-related issue in the future like erectile dysfunction. You need to change over to hand penis masturbation. It will be difficult for a few months but there ...  Read Full »

I am 24 years old and have noticed that my penis has been shrinking even when it is erect. What can I do about this?

Query: Hello doctor,I am 24 years old, and I have recently noticed that my penis has been shrinking, and even when it is erect, it appears smaller than its normal size. What can I do about this?  Read Full »

Dr. Vandana Andrews

Answer: Hello,Welcome to understand your concern. Before we proceed, may I clarify if you are experiencing any pain or discomfort in the affected area? It is important to note that penis size can vary depending on several factors, such as age and level of arousal. However, if you are experienc...  Read Full »

I used to masturbate a lot, and I think my penis got reduced in size due to this. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor, I am a 23-year-old male. Since I was 15, I used to masturbate excessively, more than once a day, some days three to four times a day. My highest score was seven times a day. I stopped that two years ago. I still masturbate sometimes, but not every day, and only once a day if so, but I ha...  Read Full »

Dr. Raveendran S R

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I can understand your concern. Masturbation is normal; ninety-five percent of males do that (out of a hundred males, ninety-five). It is just another way of having sex without a partner. It is a good practice, 1. It helps to relieve stress. 2. Boosts mood. 3. Improv...  Read Full »

I am addicted to prone masturbation. I have noticed a decrease in penis size and blue veins over it. Why?

Query: Hi doctor, I am 18 years old. It has been two to three years since I have been addicted to masturbation. Specifically, I am prone to masturbation with a pillow. I can see slight shrinkage in my penis from last year and big blue veins that look weird and unnatural. I am very nervous about it. Please ...  Read Full »

Dr. Rajesh Jain

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I read your query and understand your concern. Do not worry. Send us a picture of the affected area of the penis erected and flaccid. Please do color doppler studies of the penis, ultrasound of the scrotum, male hormone assay, and send me the report as you get them. It...  Read Full »

I am a 29-year-old male with erection problems, and my penis is shrunk. Please help.

Query: Hi doctor,I am a 29-year-old male. I am a virgin. On masturbation for the past seven years, my erection fell without stimulation and is gone quickly. But I get it easily. Also, it has shrunk 2 inches when erect. Please help.  Read Full »

Dr. Madhan Kumar Madathupalayam Velusamy

Answer: Hi, Welcome to I understand your concern. First, I assure you that when an individual is masturbating, he is considered to be fine. I need some clarification on the second point. Please clarify the following: 1. Whether the erection is spontaneous and during what time. 2. Any relatio...  Read Full »

ask-doctor-img Ask a Doctor Online

* Your first query consult is free!

Search for a Health Issue

Disclaimer: No content published on this website is intended to be a substitute for professional medical diagnosis, advice or treatment by a trained physician. Seek advice from your physician or other qualified healthcare providers with questions you may have regarding your symptoms and medical condition for a complete medical diagnosis. Do not delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice because of something you have read on this website. Read our Editorial Process to know how we create content for health articles and queries.