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Vasectomy Reversal

Information coming soon. Please call us at 801-357-7530 if you need immediate information.

Information coming soon. Please call us at 801-357-7530 if you need immediate information.

INCISION CARE:

  1. No showers or tub baths for 48 hours.
  2. Leave the dressing on for 48 hours. You may put a clean dressing on if desired, if the dressing appears soiled, or if you have discomfort from your clothes rubbing against the incision.
  3. Wear a scrotal support for at least three days. If it feels comfortable, wear the support for one week.
  4. Keep ice around the scrotum for the first 24 hours after surgery to keep the swelling down. Keep some pressure on the ice container with your hand.
  5. Sutures will dissolve on their own and DO NOT require removal.

ACTIVITY:

  1. Do not lift anything over 10 pounds or participate in strenuous activities for 3 weeks.
  2. No sexual activity for 3 weeks.

POST-OP CHECK:

Plan on obtaining a semen analysis approximately two months after the surgery.

CALL IF ANY OF THE FOLLOWING OCCUR:

  1. Fever over 100.4.
  2. Excessive bleeding or drainage.
  3. Disruption of the skin closure.
  4. Severe pain, excessive swelling, or redness.
  5. Inability to urinate after 8-10 hours.

Call the office  if you have any questions or problems during clinic hours (8:00 AM to 5:00 PM).  For problems after 5:00 PM or on weekends call the same number and the answering service will take your call.

 

Call 801-357-7530 to schedule an appointment.