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Can I play golf with a scrotal hematoma?
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I had a vasectomy on April 29, 2019. I healed pretty well but developed pain 4 days later. Long story short, I went back to the urologist who did the procedure a week later. He said I have a hematoma. I’m fee... Read more
My post-vasectomy lab results say, "Present: None Seen." What does this mean?
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I got my Quest lab results today, per my doctor's recommendation. It tested post-vasectomy spermatozoa Results say, "Present: None Seen." What does this mean? Read more
I'm having surgery for 3 large hematomas that developed after vasectomy. What do they do during the surgery? How long will it take to recover?
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I developed 3 large hematomas 5 weeks after vasectomy. The incision leaked for a while but started much more last weekend, and a metal clip came out. A urologist inspected and popped the hematoma closest to the... Read more
Is the vas supposed to be attached to the scrotal skin?
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I had a vasectomy a little over a month ago. Now that I am mostly healed I notice the vas deferens are attached to the inside of my scrotal skin. I can feel that the tubes have a lot of tension. Is that okay or... Read more
Am I awake during the no-needle, no-scalpel vasectomy?
On an advertisement I've seen for a vasectomy doctor, it states they use a no-needle anesthesia technique where they spray lidocaine or something. Does that mean I will be awake and coherent for this procedure?... Read more
Is there any association with vasectomy and lower back soreness/stiffness?
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I had my vasectomy about 2.5 weeks ago with little to no issues, other than Dr having a harder time finding right side vas. I’ve noticed though, since around this time, my lower back is sore and stiff. I’v... Read more
I'm still mildly sore and achy roughly 4 weeks after my vasectomy. Is this normal?
I had a no-scalpel vasectomy just under 4wks ago and still have a dull ache and some pangs of a “kick to the balls” feeling. Is this normal? Doesn’t appear to be any real huge swelling, just an ache feeli... Read more
My boyfriend says he had a vasectomy 30 years ago but I am currently pregnant. How is this possible?!
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My boyfriend says he had a vasectomy 30 years ago but I am currently pregnant. How is this possible?! And no, I have not cheated. Read more
My partner says he had a vasectomy 24 years ago, but we have a 2-year-old son. How is this possible?
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My partner claims he had a vasectomy 24 years ago, but I'm 30 years old and our son is now 2. Is this even possible? Read more
I read that men who develop more aggressive forms of prostate cancer underwent vasectomies years ago. Is this true?
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I read that men who develop more aggressive forms of prostate cancer underwent vasectomies years ago. Is this true? Do you believe this research is true? Are there any other "lesser known," long-term risks to a... Read more
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How large or firm is a standard self-curable hematoma?
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On day 5, I developed a large ball of fluid/blood above and behind my right testicle. It is the size of a green grape and just as firm as a slightly overripe grape. Using a heating pad, taking ibuprofen, and re... Read more
I have a scrotal hematoma the size of an avocado or large bar of soap? My urologist wants me to wait it out. It's been 2 months.
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I've had a scrotal hematoma for 2 months. The stitched area has suddenly gotten red and soft while the surrounding area is very firm. Why isn't ice helping? I've had two ultrasounds, both confirming the hematom... Read more
Is it normal to have scrotum sensitivity 3 weeks after a vasectomy?
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I had a vasectomy 3 weeks ago. I started experiencing pain 1 week after the procedure. I saw the doctor 2 weeks after the procedure and they prescribed antibiotics. I am almost done with them and only feel a li... Read more
Based on this semen analysis, am I sterile?
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I had an open-ended vasectomy in August 2018. The first semen sample in November 2018 had 0-2 dead sperm. The second sample in Jan 2019 had 0-2 dead sperm. Now the third sample in April 2019 showed 0-2 dead spe... Read more
It's been 2 weeks since my vasectomy and I'm getting shooting sensitivity in my lower left abdominal. Is this normal? What should I do about it?
It's been 2 weeks since my vasectomy and I'm getting shooting sensitivity in my lower left abdominal. Is this normal? What should I do about it? Read more
I had a vasectomy 14 days ago. I am still in pain. My right side is majorly swollen and the incision is bleeding on an off. What can I do?
I had a vasectomy 14 days ago. I am still in pain. My right side is majorly swollen and the incision is bleeding on an off. What can I do? Read more
Is it normal to have a burning/tingling sensation during and after ejaculation?
I had a vasectomy 2.5 weeks ago and was abstinent for the first 10 days. My testicles and general area are still tender but sexual activity is fine. At the end of an ejaculation there is a burning/tingling sens... Read more
What happens to the upper vas after a vasectomy?
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I had a vasectomy 12 days ago. I was sitting down and when I went to stand up I felt a new sensation that I can't quite describe. It wasn't painful, but more of a light pressure that seemed to move. Do the uppe... Read more
How likely is it for a vasectomy to fail after 15 years?
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How likely is it for a vasectomy to fail after 15 years? Read more
It's been 16 weeks since my no-scalpel vasectomy. Could I be sterile or do I need to find out from a doctor?
Haven't had a chance to make it back to the doctor after no-scalpel vasectomy; it's been 16 weeks. Could I be sterile or do I need to find out from a doctor? Read more
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