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What is purpose of anastomosis between the epididymus and the vas deferens?

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Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Fertility: Performed to correct blockage of vas deferens, usually following vasectomy, or epididymal duct. Obstruction to permit passage of sperm. Procedure bypasses obstruction, experts at micro-reconstructive urology believe procure has higher success rate for reanastomosis than vasovasostomy vasectomy reversal.

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Last updated Apr 11, 2013

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