I am 7 days into a hydrocelectomy and my testicles are very hard and my scrotum is hot to the touch. I cut the grass, about 1/3 acre, using a self-propelled power lawn mower, 6 days after surgery. Only took one pain pill after I got home day 1 and a couple of ibuprofins for the swelling on day 2. Bleeds every time I use the washroom, feels like I been kicked 60times down there. Healthy is my thing. [122] Legal Agenda and Helem, Al-Agha Bathhouse: A Raid from Another Age, undated (2015), on file with Human Rights Watch. Besides the Dr and Nurses, Who is in there with you? (No. The jock strap provided by hospital very uncomfortable, will be looking into under armour one you guys talked about. In fact I was thinking about going back to work earlier today, but I got comfy on couch and came to my senses. Various factors, such as constipation, old age, excess dependence on laxatives, pregnancy, as well as cancers are held responsible for causing this condition. It has been a very difficult time for me,so to any men having this surgery done check out the doctor and ask tons of ?'s. Well I go in for surgery tomorrow morning and I am scared shitless. Surgery took only about 45 minutes, but he needed a lot of recovery time. allows peritoneal (abdominal) fluid to flow into the scrotum. I was hoping to be a lot more active by this point, but beggars can't be choosers. I have hydrocele and almost certainly will need surgery more importantly I am on anticoagulation medication due to an artificial heart valve. He entered one finger inside my anus, with cream on it. I read all most the article but i did't found no any surgery only trough use niddle.If u have any idea about that share with me. Highly recommend getting this done if you need it. When I had the hydrocele I had trouble when I pee'd with urine shooting out from under the stool lid if I was seated and with dribbling on my pants when standing - I no longer am having those kinds of problems. Looks like he’s going to be in a bit of pain. I had the surgery 5 and 1/2 days ago. He has sent it for lab tests to find out the cause of murkiness. Have had heart surgery plus I am diabetic so healing has taken longer and took longer for disocmfort and swelling to go away. Urge physicians from member medical associations to participate in national institutions for the prevention of torture (National Preventive Mechanisms) as established by the Optional Protocol to the United Nations Convention against Torture (OPCAT), and to ensure that the National Preventive Mechanisms play a role in stopping or preventing the use of forced anal examinations. As with most entries here, it was an outpatient procedure and I was in at 8:15 AM and went home at 1:00 PM. They put in a drain but it was removed yesterday. Also, was not pleased that the hospital staffer made me wait 20 minutes after the initial wear-off of anesthesia to bring me a hydrocodone tablet, when I was already on an IV and a quick shot would have been much more effective. 7 and 17; International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR), G.A. . I think people who read this comment board should be careful and realize that people who've had unusual or bad experiences are more likely to write. I also have a cut on the side of my right scrotum that is oozing. He thinks because I am an active person and on my feet a lot that my body is not healing the same way as if I was an older less active guy. … He just told me to take my clothes off. Ugandan pastor Martin Ssempa has regularly made the sensational claim that gay men wear diapers, based on the belief that anal sex causes incontinence. In adults, surgery is used to remove large or painful Still wearing the athletic supporter, primarily to prevent chafing. [118] But some members of the Internal Security Forces (ISF), Lebanon’s main police force, seemed to be unaware of the circulars altogether.[119]. and on my stomach. Right after the surgery, I to had the feeling that someone got a free "money-shot" on my jewels, but that pain subsided within a few hours. [64] However, in an apparent crackdown on people suspected of being HIV-positive in 2008, police arrested 12 men on the basis of suspicion that they were both HIV-positive and homosexual. On March 11,2011 my husband who is 54 had a Inguinal Hernia & Hydrocele repair.On May 5 he had to have a nerve block because of continuous pain & discomfort & on May 6, they had to repair the hydrocele again as it had come back.Since his first repair in March he has been in constant pain & discomfort & on Nov 14, 2011 His right testicle where the hydrocele was had to be removed because of scar tissue along with the nerve to help get rid of his pain, he has still been in pain & taking lortab several times daily & has been seeing the surgeon weekly, as of yesterday he looks like someone kicked him between the legs and now looks like an inner tube is around the bottom of his penis, we are waiting on a call from his dr but i was wondering has anyone else had these complications, i am extremely worried. Well im doing ice, lay in bad and every day is getting better. Just curious. But the pain is tough and I've been on Hydrocodone since October and need to get off it before I become an addict. Mine was the size of a tennis ball and my clothes fit better already. Today I know the incision is there, but still no real pain. Bleeding is minimal... small blood spots on the gauze pads. Law enforcement agencies, including public prosecutors' offices, police departments, and gendarmerie forces, should prohibit law enforcement officials from ordering anal examinations on persons charged with consensual same-sex conduct. close by itself. Luckily I consulted with my PC & my Cardiologist first for cardiac clearance for this procedure. My right side (side of surgery) is still quite large and hard with a bit of discomfort, but I think it is getting a little bit smaller now. [172] Unlike most cases described in this report, Jojo (pseudonym) was arrested not for consensual sex, but on charges of rape which he denied. Abusive “Tests” for Homosexual Conduct Violate Rights, Human Rights Body Establishes an Independent Expert, Abuse against Transgender Women in US Immigration Detention, Human Rights Watch defends the rights of people in 90 countries worldwide, spotlighting abuses and bringing perpetrators to justice, Human Rights Watch is a 501(C)(3) nonprofit registered in the US under EIN: 13-2875808, the Convention against Torture, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, and the African Convention on Human and Peoples' Rights. About three weeks after surgery and things have healed nicely! It really not that bad if you have a doc as thorough as I had. The operation itself was simple, as general anaesthetic was used, and I was in a private hospital. lying down on back is teh good part. Home remedies. [137] Forensic report on file with Human Rights Watch. you dont want to strain after surgery for a few days. No longer using ice for the swelling. My husband is having this surgery next week, and I was looking online for any helpful tips to prepare for his recovery period. A surgery I recovered from quite well. The declaration provides the following definition of torture: “For the purpose of this Declaration, torture is defined as the deliberate, systematic or wanton infliction of physical or mental suffering by one or more persons acting alone or on the orders of any authority, to force another person to yield information, to make a confession, or for any other reason.”. [203] UN Human Rights Council, “Report of the Special Rapporteur on torture and other cruel, inhuman or degrading treatment or punishment, Manfred Nowak: Addendum,” March 20, 2007, A/HRC/4/33/Add.1, https://documents-dds-ny.un.org/doc/UNDOC/GEN/G07/120/41/PDF/G0712041.pdf?OpenElement, para. Good luck to all who have to have this procedure done. Get non stick pads...these keep your stiches from pulling out prematurely cause they got stuck to your underwear. I was told to expect some swelling but after 3 days of intense pain and no recession of the swelling I went back to the Dr. The doctor was wearing gloves and was touching me on the outside and then on the inside of the anus. Slept in loose boxers so everything wouldn't be so tight for awhile. the odd thing I have going on is that if i press on the drain right next to where it inserts into the sac plenty of elowish-clear fluid drains out. I think the advice from my doctor for the bed rest and ice was my reasons for such a fast recovery with no issues. Everything functions and the scar is still pink but starting to fade. [24] In closed societies or countries in which LGBT rights movements are nonexistent or not connected to broader global movements, forced anal examinations may be taking place without attracting international attention. Though pain today not as bad as last night so I hope tomorrow is better yet. Wow. The only drugs I'm taking are antibiotics and something to reduce the risk of bleeding. I had the surgery done a week ago and the pain has gotten progressively worse. I then went on the examination bed and then the doctor came and told me, ‘Now you take that position as if you were praying.’, The doctor pulled down my pants. The article and comments have very useful. The medical reports, which Human Rights Watch viewed, states that one of the men “seemed normal” but that“the digital rectal examination reveals a rectal cavity, which leaves nevertheless a doubt regarding sexorectal activity”; that another had anal lesions and “rectal hollowness, which suggests frequent and longstanding sexorectal activity;” and that a third had “a few fleshy bumps and a hollowness, indeed suggesting sexual activity but of moderate degree.”[52]. Hydrocele was on my right side and about the size of a tennis ball. It is unclear whether doctors in Tripoli continue to conduct forced anal examinations. al., “Letter to the Minister of Justice of Cameroon Regarding 11 Men Detained on Suspicion of Homosexual Activity,” November 30, 2005, https://www.hrw.org/news/2005/11/30/letter-minister-justice-cameroon-regarding-11-men-detained-suspicion-homosexual; Human Rights Watch, Criminalizing Identities: Rights Abuses in Cameroon based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity, November 4, 2010, https://www.hrw.org/report/2010/11/04/criminalizing-identities/rights-abuses-cameroon-based-sexual-orientation-and, p. 26; Alternatives-Cameroun, the Center for Human Rights at the University of Pretoria, the International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission (IGLHRC), and Global Rights, The Status of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Rights in Cameroon: A Shadow Report, 2010, pp. [51], In another case, Jose and Arnaud, arrested in Yaoundé in October 2010, said that a doctor falsified “positive” medical reports, possibly because she did not want to conduct anal examinations. My post-surgery advice - now - would be: stay in bed for two days; apply ice packs; if you take pain-killers be prepared for some constipation; drink loads of water and walk with short steps. So far so good... made the right decision to get it done. How will I (my child) feel after the surgery? http://www.uro.com/hydrocele.htm Please post again in a couple of weeks and let us know how you are doing. It’s very hard for me. I have now a second surgery in a week, this time to again fix the hydrocele and now remove the testicle ugh...said this time a drain will be put in for a few days and removed and also can remove all the calcium etc from the hydrocele and be best bet for it not accumulating fluid again. Very sore at the moment and what was an orange and a walnut now two black grapefruit!! I have been hammering Tylenol extra strength and taking the antibiotic they gave me regularly. I could barely stand up it hurt so bad and the water felt good and also hurt a the same time on the area. Started to feel sleepy and woke up like it was instantly after I fell asleep. 5th day of post-op and seeing improvement but still on pain pills. Have now (March 2008) been in constant pain since October 2007. I looked around. Day two since my right Hyrdocelectomy. I just had the hydrocelectomy on Sept 21/09 around 8:00AM. Immediately following surgery, the patient will be taken to a recovery I am 62 and had my hydrocelectomy doen at the Pretoria Urological Hospital in South Africa. Slight pain once woken, Nurse administered pain medication, level 1 personal scale pain level. International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR), G.A. 2200A (XXI), U.N. Doc. I had mine 5 days ago and to summarize it: Would do it again immediately, if the alternative is to live with a water-balloon between your legs. Had a right hydrocelectomy 4.5 days ago Friday May 7th at 7am, was home 9:45 am. I am a 66 yr. old male. Day 4 since surgery. 51) at 197, U.N. Doc. Fortunately by the time of the surgery my cold had diminished but I felt obligated with pressure from my girlfriend, to tell them I was getting over a cold. the incison is still nasty looking and a little sore if the stiches rub again my boxers. 145. Keeping the incision covered with gauze and wearing briefs. Are there any hydrocele centers ? [200] The UN Special Rapporteur on Torture has described forced anal examinations as “intrusive and degrading”[201] and has raised concern about them with several governments, including Cameroon in 2011,[202] and the United Arab Emirates in 2007. Needless to say we will not return to the original doctor. Coming out of the general anesthesia was quick. They give you some drugs to relax you during the procedure. Glad you are doing much better. My son is in Sri Lanka and I'm in Doha. No pain for about 12 hours. It's now day 6 and I'm feeling decent. No matter the circumstances or rationale, forced anal examinations in cases of consensual same-sex conduct are a human rights violation. According to Shadi, the officer anally penetrated him with the wooden rod, causing Shadi to scream in pain and beg for him to stop. 10/10 for patient care and support. So I really need to ask! Reépublique Tunisienne, Code Pénal, 2012, «Tunisie : des associations de défense LGBT dénoncent ‘les tests de la honte.’. Reported at 8:00 and was on the table by 9:30 .. woke up 10:45 in recovery and out after eating and drinking. Do not worry. … I was crying, I was deep in tears, but I had no choice. It's been over 3 weeks since my surgery i never had any pain. Treatment for varicose and spider veins, venous ulcers. Surprisingly, his normally high level of pain did not help him with this surgery. Mahroof, I am 67 and had this procedure done in early January. I'm having my hydrocelectomy tomorrow . I had the procedure done at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. I was sleeping most of the time, as long as I was in bed the pain wasn't really noticeable but I was taking about one of the pain meds once a day (the first two days it was 2 pills at a time). Two and a half weeks out now, and still a bit of swelling, but it really only prevents me from running. No dressing to replace as some mentioned, I had a patch stuck on from surgery, peeled it off on day three, took two days because of hair adhesion...tender! Well it's been 11 days and the pain has been gone for a few days now. I wonder how it will look when it heals? I had my surgury 5 months ago. Hidradenitis Suppurativa can be really painful and inconvenient. Thank you all once again. When the case was brought to trial, he said, “They introduced false medical exams saying there was proof of homosexuality. [230] Independent Forensic Experts Group, “Statement on Anal Examinations in Cases of Alleged Homosexuality,” May 3, 2016, http://www.irct.org/media-and-resources/irct-news/show-news.aspx?PID=13767&Action=1&NewsId=4037 (accessed May 22, 2016). The deed was done yesterday in Orillia. In Uganda, a medical officer told Human Rights Watch: If someone has had [receptive] anal intercourse for two years or more, depending on the regularity, you find funneling. I am a real baby when it comes to pain, so if i can handle it i think anybody could. However I feel like my ball is attached to my sac inside from where the incision is. hydrocele that occurs without epididymitis is scrotal swelling. [27] In Afghanistan, authorities routinely subject women and girls accused of “moral crimes,” such as “running away,” zina (consensual sex outside of marriage), and attempted zina, to “virginity tests.” In parts of the Middle East and North Africa, including Egypt, Lebanon, Jordan, and Libya, women can be subjected to “virginity testing” in various circumstances, including at the behest of their families. The surgery itself was a breeze; the surgeon placed me under general anesthesia, made a 2 inch "vertical" incision in the center of my scrotum (about 1 inch below my penis). Chloe reported that the doctor inspected her anus, and inspected Eric’s penis as well as his anus. I was apprehensive first time I found out what it was. My scrotum was wraped in guaze and in a jock strap. Since then, my erections have become painful. I bought a nice ice pack and would use 15 mins on and 30 mins off. Learn hydrolectomies in the groin area, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, deposed Mohamed Morsy Egypt! 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