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Normal bruising and swelling after a vasectomy three days after the operation.
PJ’s pictures were shown to Dr. Edward Karpman and pronounced normal.
PJ’s Post-Vasectomy Photo Diary
Click on the images below for the full size pictures. Note that all pictures were taken on day three.
Day 1. 3:30 pm Vasectomy Surgery, 4:30 pm – Home in bed with ice pack on genitals, took Tylenol with Codeine right away, then every 4 hours.
Day 2. Stayed in bed all day with ice pack on and off (only up to go to bathroom). Took regular Tylenol every 4 hours or more. Noticed small bruise at base of penis right side. Took Tylenol with Codeine at bed time. Bruising spread a bit more.
Day 3. Stayed in recliner all day with ice pack on and off. Less Tylenol. 11:00 am First post-surgery masturbation felt good, very little pain, normal volume. Went to meeting in evening (3 hours) then back home to ice pack > bed. 2:00 pm – Took first set of pictures.