Jan 08, · Erection during physical exam. Discussion in 'The Healthy Penis' started by joeburger, Jan 7,
I'm always naked during the entire physical examination. I've never had an erection during a physical exam. Being naked during a physical exam seems the normal thing to me -- the doctor is going to look at everything and has seen thousands of naked bodies.
A physical exam for erectile dysfunction (ED) would normally involve examining the heart and lungs -- perhaps including a complete physical -- as well as the male genitalia. It would involve palpating the testicles, scrotum and penis to check for any physical abnormality. If the test causes an erection with a value of 3 or 4, it is likely that your erection problems do not have a physical cause. If the test causes an erection with a value of 0 to 2, your erection problems may have a physical cause.
I have never gotten an erection during a genital or prostate exam. Yes, have "leaked" prostate fluid during a prostate exam. As a military medic for 24 years, I've performed countless genital and prostate exams.
Oct 15, · Yes, I had a similar experience, although what provoked my erection was the fact that a female doctor was checking my circumcision status and health. To put it mildly, it had a lot to do with my developing an interest in male genital exams and erections-during-exams.