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

Postby Elrad » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:04 pm

Is this truth or myth?





B/f has apparently been told and believes wholeheartedly that when he is about 60 he will have to have an 'injection for men' up his rear end.





I've never heard the likes of it. Sounds like april fools to me.





Is this some joke?
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Postby Elmoor » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:09 pm

He is probably talking about a testosterone injection to regulate the male hormones. While not totally uncommon, most men do not need one ever.
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Postby zhin » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:10 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 rowtag74 » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:12 pm

It's called an "Index Injection". You start getting them around 50 years old.
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Postby Edgardo » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:14 pm

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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Postby Irvyn » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:20 pm

not an injection.the dr will insert gloved fingers there to examine his prostate gland for signs of swelling that may indicate cancer or other problems older men are prone to.he should accept the idea,when he is older,it could save his life.and its nothing compared to what all women go thru yearly and during pregnancy/childbirth.all people aged 50 and over will have a colonoscopy as well(tube up butt)to view colon and prevent cancer.thats males and females over 50.
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Postby Leeroy » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:32 pm

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 Shou » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:34 pm

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 fionnlaoch79 » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:38 pm

does to me, too.
He could be referring to a colonoscopy, where they thread a camera up your butt to look around the colon.
But, that's not an injection.
It's just inserting a surgical instrument.
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Postby Hanford » Fri Oct 06, 2017 3:42 pm

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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