Oct 14, 2015 · It’s not just an urban legend—you really can break your penis. But since there aren’t any actual bones in your boner, it’s not quite the same injury as, say, fracturing your arm. The Author: Christa Sgobba.
That means an erection can contain up to 8x the normal amount of blood. This causes that spongy tissue in the penis to swell and stiffen, and you get an erection. In fact, tissue in the penis would expand endlessly if it weren’t contained by something.
Jan 12, 2012 · Can You Break Your Penis? If severe force is applied to a fully erect penis, the erection may rupture — which is more likely to occur if the woman’s on top.
Jun 04, 2018 · What is a penis fracture? It’s not a bone that breaks, but thousands of little cells in the penis that break and burst under sudden or extreme force. When you’re aroused, blood flow to your penis increases 16-fold, causing an erection. When erect, the membranes containing all that blood are under pressure, or ‘hard’.Author: Dr Anup Jethwa.