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Can a bisectimy be reversed?

Can a bisectimy be reversed?

Vasectomy????: Do you mean vasectomy? A vasectomy is the procedure to "tie off" and occlude the vas deferens, the tubes that transport sperm to the outside world via the ejaculate. A vasectomy is reversible through microsurgery, but the success rate is not great. Several factors affect success: length of time since the vasectomy, scar tissue formation, testicular ability to produce sperm again. See your doctor. ...Read more

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Dr. James Lin
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Vasectomy (Definition)

Tubes on both sides from testicle to prostate that carry sperm made by testicles are brought out through a small skin puncture in the scrotum and either cut, tied, burned or clamped. Simple procedure, cost effective and usually with minimal side effects. Low failure rate. Clinic procedure, done in office with local anesthetic to skin. Minimal down time. A very ...Read more


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Why can a vasectomy fail?

Due to reconnection: The likelihood to have post-vasectomy re-canalization is around 1-5 %; it usually occurs within 6 months after vasectomy, and is caused by microscopic leaks from both cut ends. The lining of vas will then grow and extend from such leaking spots result in its wandering healing process like that to cover the raw surface of an opening of ear-piercing, and finally both ends blindly meet to reconnect. ...Read more

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Should i get a vasectomy?

Consider it!: Vasectomy is safer, cheaper, and more effective than a woman getting her tubes blocked/tied. It will not affect a man's sex drive or ability to ejaculate b/c that's dependent on the prostate/seminal vesicles that aren't affected. It's irreversible; ppl who try have limited success. It takes 3 months to make sure the vasectomy worked and is not 100%, but very very close. No needles/scalpels needed! ...Read more

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What is a vasectomy like?

Here are some ...: Vasectomy is a surgical procedure to interrupt the vas deferens of both sides to block sperms coming out of testes; it can be done under local anesthesia via a 99.5% effectiveness to make men shoot blank so to be sterile. ...Read more

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Does getting a vasectomy hurt?

Does getting a vasectomy hurt?

Yes, not much...: Vasectomy-related ache/pain is not much and very tolerable. But, remember: nothing is free but comes with a price. ...Read more

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Can it hurt to get a vasectomy?

Of course,...: Some intraoperative and postoperative pain in or near vasectomy sites. But most of them tolerate well, even virtually "painless". In fact, I have almost never prescribed pain medication after vasectomy for age. Key is: understand and accept the fact - nothing is free but comes with price. ...Read more

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I want to have vasectomy done ?

I want to have vasectomy done ?

Ok.: Urologists perform that procedure. Just make sure your baby-making days are really over, as it's not predictably reversible. ...Read more

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How can you "find" a vasectomy?

Experience: If i understand your question, you are trying to find the right person perform your vasectomy. Most urologists perform vasectomies in their offices. You can ask your primary care doc for a referral. Read some on-line reviews on sites such as citysearch.Com or kudzu.Com. If possible, find someone with experience performing "open-ended" vasectomy. ...Read more

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Should I get a vasectomy at 21?

No: Most people, myself included, would strongly advise against you having a vasectomy at age 21. This says nothing about requiring you to have children in the future. This simply allows you to keep your options open because you will learn as time goes on that life changes and your desires and impressions will change. Keep your options open. Vasreversal requests are much more common in men who had vas done at young age. Avoid the heart ache. ...Read more

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When should you get a vasectomy?

When should you get a vasectomy?

When you are sure!: When you absolutely positively permanently believe you don't want to have any more of children with your own genetic contribution. ...Read more

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