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A Curved Penis Increases Men’s Risk of Certain Cancers, Study Finds

A Curved Penis Increases Men’s Risk of Certain Cancers, Study Finds

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Men with curved penises are at a higher risk of certain cancers, new research shows. Researchers at Baylor College in Houston, who reviewed patient data of over 1.5-million men from the Truven Health Market Scan database, found a link between those with Peyronie’s Disease also known as penile fibrosis and skin, stomach, and testicular cancers. The risk of getting testicular cancer and stomach cancer is 40 per cent higher for men with the condition, and the likelihood of melanoma jumps 29 per cent, the study shows. Researchers found this out after examining 48,423 men with Peyronie’s as part of the study, 1,177,428 with erectile dysfunction and 484,230 controls with an average age of 49.8 years over a four-year period. “While they are significant in the sexual and reproductive life-cycles