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How long does it take to adjust to an adult circumcision

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Laurence Levine
Urology 41 years experience
It varies: Some men make the change immediately others find that they may have enhanced glans sensation which may be uncomfortable and others might feel a bit nu... Read More
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
2 - 4 weeks: Your glans penis is in contact with underwear all the time instead of having a foreskin in between. This can take some getting used to. First couple o... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Week or 2: To be free of pain & discomfort, might take a few weeks longer (4 - 6 weeks) for sex to feel pleasureful.
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: After an uneventful circumcision, socially and occupationally, most of post-circ men should be able to return to work in 5-7 days; personally, they ma... Read More
Dr. James Krick
Urology 36 years experience
Circumcision: The incision site is generally healed sufficient to attempt intercourse (or masterbation) around 4 weeks post-procedure. This is usually determined a... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
A week: Circumcision if done correctly leaves no scars. The scab usually takes about a week to form and fall off.
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Few weeks: Scar never disappears, but becomes less and less noticeable as time goes by. At least a month before it is not noticeable in most cases. There is almo... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Boxer
Urology 48 years experience
Circumcision: Any surgical procedure requires the surgeon and the patient to discuss the pre- and post-operative plans as well as expectations. See your doctor if ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brian Golden
Urology 21 years experience
About 6 weeks: I tell my patients to avoid sexual activity for 6 weeks after circumcision.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Emerson Knight
Urology 48 years experience
2-4 weeks: Circumcision should be pretty well healed by 4 weeks
A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Adult circ symptoms: Please get a second opinion. It's always good to have a second pair of eyes look at something. A urologist is a possibility. Peace and good health.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Miller
Dr. David Milleranswered
Family Medicine 10 years experience
For what reason?: With any elective surgical procedure, you need a clear reason for doing it. Circumcision, like any surgical procedure, must not be undertaken lightly.... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Can see urologist: Decisions may also depend on whether the foreskin is tight or goes back and forth easily (it should normally go back and forth easily). A person who i... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
Urogynecology 28 years experience
About 2 weeks: I assume you mean a newborn. There are several ways to perform a circumcision, but most are healed in 1-2 weeks.

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