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Do Older Men Have To Have An Injection Into Their Behind?

Postby Jorrell » Thu Jan 15, 2015 8:48 am

Well, it's not an injection, but around that age (or earlier) men get checked for prostate cancer, which involves being probed in the rectum...
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Postby hallbjorn » Thu Jan 15, 2015 9:45 am

Never heard such.

Besides, old men don't have behinds anymore.
They tend to fall off at a certain age, somewhere about age 45.
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Postby Faulkner » Thu Jan 15, 2015 10:27 am

He must be bending down to much!
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Postby Weston » Thu Jan 15, 2015 3:33 pm

My dad is 75 and he's never had to have one...
Think it's some joke or summat... :)
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Postby Jonn » Thu Jan 15, 2015 4:10 pm

Ummm... I think thats a joke!?
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Postby Annson » Thu Jan 15, 2015 7:30 pm

I've never heard of it either!
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Postby Nukpana » Thu Jan 15, 2015 9:14 pm

It's sounds like you've received some garbled information, probably third- or fourth-hand.

If it's really "injection" you're talking about, a man of any age might take an injection in the butt if it's supposed to go into a muscle.
It's a big muscle and you're always using it, so it's a good choice.

You could have been hearing about "retarded ejaculation" (note the spelling).
This is where the semen goes backward and ends up in the bladder instead of leaving through the penis as usual.
This is an abnormal medical condition and is not a normal result of age.

After a certain age (starting between 50 or 60) men are at higher risk of enlarged prostate or of prostate cancer.
The doctor checks for this by inserting a finger into the anus (behind) and feeling the gland through the anal wall.
This is commonly called a "digital examination".
A doctor with experience will know if what he is feeling is too large, or misshapen.
This test is recommended about once every 6 months.

A man of any age might need to have a rigid colonoscopy or flexible sigmoidoscopy.
This is where a fiber-optic rod is inserted into the colon to look for abnormalities such as polyps or lesions.
This is not a routine procedure, and would usually only be done to check for problems suggested by some other symptoms.
I had one done when I was about 24, so sometimes young men need them.
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Postby Carl » Fri Jan 16, 2015 4:37 am

IT"S NOT AN INJECTION. Most older men should begin to get a colonoscopy. It is an uncomfortable procedure in which the doctor puts a tube like instrument up the mans behind to check for colon cancer. This may be the "injection" you have heard about.
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Postby Weayaya » Fri Jan 16, 2015 7:29 am

It's a myth
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Postby Taren » Sat Jan 17, 2015 12:24 am

I dont know about injections, but they do have to get prostate exams. One finger up the behind. Ha. Gross. I think it only evens things out since us women have to have pap smears every year from the time we are sexually active until we die. http://menshealth.about.com/od/prostateh...
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