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The articles on this page describe sexual changes that may occur after different types of prostate cancer treatment. The page also includes information for partners of patients.
Pain before, during, or soon after orgasm.
Inability to ejaculate during orgasm.
Inability to have an erection that gets firm enough or stays firm enough to have satisfactory sexual intercourse.
Leakage of urine during sex.
Changes in libido or sex drive that may occur with prostate cancer and its treatment.
Support groups can be extremely helpful for patients and partners experiences sexual changes during the prostate cancer journey.
See a list of techniques and resources to help encourage relaxation and reduce stress and anxiety.
Getting your sex life back on track requires emotional as well as physical work. Feelings of grief are a normal part of the recovery process for men and partners.
It’s important to address sexual health needs of both men with cancer and their partners. This may include sexual aids for women.