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Can you tell me the risks of the vasectomy procedure?
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In brief: Yes
Risk: doesn't work- wanted to be sterile, but the connection remains and sperm can get through.
Risk: swelling surrounding tissues risk: bleeding of vessels-->collection of blood (hematoma)-->bruising/ discoloration risk: damage to the testicle-->loss of testicle --> =leading to risk: pain, men many over do activities after surgery which increases the risk.

In brief: Yes
Risk: doesn't work- wanted to be sterile, but the connection remains and sperm can get through.
Risk: swelling surrounding tissues risk: bleeding of vessels-->collection of blood (hematoma)-->bruising/ discoloration risk: damage to the testicle-->loss of testicle --> =leading to risk: pain, men many over do activities after surgery which increases the risk.
Dr. Marvalyn DeCambre
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Dr. George Klauber
Slight risk of recanalization if divided ends of vas deferens are close and a sperm granuloma develops.
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