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How long does it take to recover from a vasectomy?

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After a vasectomy, you will probably feel sore for a few days. You should rest for at least one day. But you can expect to recover completely in less than a week. Many men have the procedure on a Friday and return to work on Monday.

From: Birth Control and Sterilization WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES: The American Cancer Society. Vasectomy.com. Essure. Feminist Women's Health Center.

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on April 19, 2018

SOURCES: The American Cancer Society. Vasectomy.com. Essure. Feminist Women's Health Center.

Reviewed by Traci C. Johnson on April 19, 2018

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