It is a common myth that you can tell the general size of a man's penis from the size of his shoes or hands. Are these clues as to what's going on beneath his boxer briefs? While these penis size myths have produced a wide range of ridiculous double entendres, research says you can't predict penis size based on other body dimensions. There have been many studies that have examined the possible correlations between penis size and race, height, build, and the size of a man's feet, hands, and even butt. A review of studies published in found only weak or inconsistent correlation with any other body dimensions.
What size is the average penis?
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Correction : This article was edited to correct an error in the first paragraph regarding the mismatch between the ring and index fingers. Men: Hold up your right hand. Are your index and ring fingers mismatched? Congratulations, you're more likely than men with matching digits to have a long penis. A smaller ratio between the second and fourth fingers is linked to a longer stretched penis size, researchers report today July 4 in the Asian Journal of Andrology. The findings go beyond providing a new finger ratio-based pick-up line for men in bars, however; researchers say that a quick look at a man's fingers could reveal his exposure to male hormones in the womb, providing a hint about his risk for hormone-driven diseases like prostate cancer.
Is Penis Size Genetic?
The average girth is 3. Girth is the circumference of the penis at its widest section. The BJUI research used data from 17 studies, and the study participants totaled more than 15, men.
It is not uncommon for discussions behind the scenes for height and penis size to be compared. People often say that men who are taller tend to have a larger penis than shorter men. While this may make sense, it isn't quite the way things go.