A man with two penises has been speaking to Newsbeat about living with the condition. Known only as Triple D, the year-old from the east coast of America claims to have had 1, sexual partners. According to a report by the BMJ - the global healthcare knowledge provider - one-in-five million males in the world are born this way. We agreed to keep his identity anonymous. It's rare that anyone does know. He remembers them sitting him down and making it clear: "Don't play doctor with anyone else, don't take your pants off in front of other people.
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Diphallia is a genetic condition present at birth in which a person has two penises. This rare condition was first written about in a report by the Swiss doctor Johannes Jacob Wecker when he encountered a cadaver exhibiting the condition in Diphallia only affects about 1 out of every 5—6 million baby boys. The condition of having two penises is alone not dangerous.
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October 1, Diphallia affects about one in 5. The end result? Two penises.
Diphallia is a rare genetic condition that occurs when a male baby is born with duplication of the penis. There are different types of diphallia, ranging from partial to complete penile duplication. Having two completely developed penises, or true diphallia, is very rare. Ever since the first description of diphallia in , researchers have only reported additional cases worldwide. It may occur in 1 in every 5—6 million live births.