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Cancer treatment for men: Possible sexual side effects

Treatment for certain cancers can affect your sexuality, causing a range of signs and symptoms that can make sex with your partner more difficult. But that doesn't mean you can't have a healthy sex life after cancer treatment.

Knowing more about your cancer treatment and how it may affect sexual function can help you find a solution if problems develop.

 

Pelvic cancers: More likely to cause sexual dysfunction than are other cancers

 

Men with cancer in their pelvic area are more likely than are men with other cancers to report difficulty resuming sex after cancer treatment.

Sexual side effects are most common after treatment for:

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