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how long is the recovery period after penile surgery?

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Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Urology 27 years experience
Depends: Recovery really depends on the type of surgery. A quick surgery like a biopsy can be a few days. A more extensive surgery like a penile implant can take 4 to 6 weeks.
Dr. Jon Fishburn
Ophthalmology 30 years experience
Ask your surgeon: A great question specifically for your surgeon. Good luck.

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