Dec 17, 2012
I used a public toilet and I dropped my car key down the toilet and had to use my hand to fish it out. Yes I washed my hands afterwards.I also have few cuts on my hands, could I catch HIV or other diseases from putting my hand down the toilet?
also I suffer from testicular pain and masterbation stops this pain. Is it safe to do this down a public toilet? I know this is not the best place to do it, however the pain is so bad. I work at a cinema and use the public toilets there. I would not be able to continue at work with the pain!! I keep it as clean as possible and do not make any contact with the toilet area.
I do suffer from health anxiety and would just like some reassurance so I can kick this type of think out of my head.
| Response from Dr. Wohl
No risk here.
See a doctor about your pain.
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