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Female Erections

  1. Oct 27, 2009 #1
    Do girls technically get erections?

    I remember reading somewhere that they did. ... lol I assumed they were talking about the clitoris. Has anyone heard of this? Am I retarded :P
     
    Last edited: Oct 27, 2009
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  3. Oct 27, 2009 #2

    berkeman

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    Your question is not retarded, and yes, they are referring to the swelling of the clitorus during sexual arousal.
     
  4. Oct 28, 2009 #3

    HallsofIvy

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    The nipples also "erect" slightly.
     
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