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Dr. Howard Usitalo
40 years experience Urology
Short recovery: Most feel better in less than a week.

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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
24 years experience General Surgery
21 days but varies: You had testicular torsion. Your doctors used absorbable sutures. The skin stitch may take 21 days to absorb. The rate of absorption varies. Somet ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Troy Reyna
44 years experience Pediatric Surgery
Mild discomfort: usually procedure is done laparoscopically. the torsed overy may have to be removed due its demised. the ovary usually dies when torsed due to lack of ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Boxer
48 years experience Urology
Torsion: The best person to guide you on this issue is your urologist. Generally, torsion will heal and after all the healing and swelling and pain disappear, ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
Call your surgeon: Slight skin bleeding is possible , call your surgeon , for examination of wound and follow up.
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A female asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
73 years experience Preventive Medicine
Not if it was: Completely removed. Even after keyhole surgery you need to rest a few days.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Ask surgeon: If the wound is well healed it shouldn't be a problem, but your surgeon is best qualified to answer your question.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Just keep clean...: Some degree of pain, redness, and "swelling" at incision are expected, worst for 1-2 days, and get better day by day afterwards. As long as it moves i ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
32 years experience General Surgery
Depends: Testicular torsion is not an elective procedure, so the surgical results vary with the length and degree of blood loss to the affected testicle before ... Read More
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Dr. Philip Miller
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Exam: This may certainly be scar tissue form the surgery; however, it would be prudent to get examined by your surgeon.

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