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A 37-year-old member asked:

My husband got a vasectomy 11 months ago. his first specimen was all clear, but he never went back for another. can i still get pregnant?

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Dr. Mathew Sorensen
Urology 23 years experience
Usually not: If he has a negative specimen then the risk of failure is about 1 in 200 (0.5%) so it is not impossible but unlikely.

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A 22-year-old female asked:

My husband got a vasectomy 11 months ago. His first specimen was all clear, but he never went back for his second. Can i still get pregnant?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Farhad Nowzari
Specializes in Urology
Chances are very low: Chances are very low but possible. I suggest a second sample.
Last updated Mar 14, 2013
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