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I heard a vasectomy will cause vasitis. What does this mean and is it serious?

I heard a vasectomy will cause vasitis. What does this mean and is it serious?

Yes, but...: Vasitis is a technical term for inflammation of vas deferens, from which surgeon removes a section of about 2-3 cm so to complete vasectomy for male contraception. All viable tissues of body will react to any injury to them with inflammation to complete healing process. So, some degree of vasitis is normally expected ; in time resolved uneventfully although occasionally, few patients may have pain. ...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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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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Could a no scalpel vasectomy be reversed?

Yes,: Yes, just like any way doing vasectomy. The site of vasectomy, at vas itself or at /near convoluted tubule, may pose some surgical technical difficulty for reanastomosis leading to a difference in success rate. Detial? Ask surgeon timely. ...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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