Why You May Be Having Pain in Your Penis

Penis pain involves any pain or discomfort, internal or external, of the penis.  If you’re experiencing aches and pains in the penis, whether during sexual intercourse or at other times, you should schedule a trip to your doctor or a urologist if symptoms persist or are severe.

Chief among the causes of penis pain is Peyronie’s disease, an abnormal curvature of the penis usually caused by scar tissue in the tunica albuginea — the strength layer of the penis. Peyronie’s can interfere with intercourse either by making it painful or by leading to erectile dysfunction.  About one in 20 men develop Peyronie’s at some point in their lives.

Other issues may cause penis pain.  Read more …



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