Complications (see also Managing Any Problems)
Uncommon to rare:
- Severe scrotal or testicular pain that lasts for months or years (see Question 2).
Uncommon to very rare:
- Infection at the incision site or inside the incision (uncommon with conventional incision technique; very rare with no-scalpel technique; see Vasectomy Techniques).
- Bleeding under the skin that may cause swelling or bruising (hematoma).