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December 11, 2014

Childfree Testimonials

Men with kids don’t usually have a problem getting a doctor to perform a vasectomy, but those of us who are childfree often encounter doctors that are unwilling and unhelpful. This page of a collection of quotes from childfree visitors. Check out childfree vasectomy stories in our Personal experiences section. The collection is quite large […]

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December 10, 2014

Vasectomy Difficulties and Complications (1959 Paper by Dr. P. S. Jhaver)

Note: This article was originally published in the early 1959. While some information may still be relevant today, it does not necessarily represent a modern understanding of vasectomy and should be viewed primarily as a historical reference.  By Dr. P S Jhaver M.S., F.I.C.S. Originally published in the Journal of Indian Medical Association, March 1959. Vol. 32 No. 5 […]

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December 10, 2014

Vasectomy Procedure Survey

These are the results of a non-scientific survey of visitors to Vasectomy-Information.com in which men were asked about the procedure itself. Specifically the information provided during the initial consultation with the doctor or practitioner, discomfort during the procedure, recovery and how long it took to become sterile. Information provided in pre-vasectomy consultation The first question was”What information were […]

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December 9, 2014

Surgery and Family Planning (1960 Paper by Dr. P. S. Jhaver)

Note: This article was originally published in 1960. While some information may still be relevant today, it does not represent a modern understanding of vasectomy and should be viewed primarily as a historical document.  By Dr. P.S. Jhaver MS FICS Article originally published in the Times Of India, September 25, 1960 To have children when needed, not to […]

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December 9, 2014

Life Before & After Vasectomy (Comments From Our Survey)

This section is a collection of comments made by respondents to our vasectomy survey. Many of the comments were duplicates (or near duplicates) and were deleted. Also, most of the “Go get a vasectomy NOW!” comments have been removed. We’ve grouped the comments into three general categories and have tried to make sure that all views have some […]

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December 9, 2014

Open Ended Vasectomy: Less Chance of Chronic Pain & Improved Reversability

A Literature Study by Kenneth D. Reda Introduction Problems with the Traditional Vasectomy Open-Ended Vasectomy Research Results Open-Ended Vasectomy Technique A No-Scalpel Open-Ended Vasectomy Advantages of the Open-Ended Vasectomy Spermatic Granulomas Concerns with the Open-Ended Vasectomy Why Is It Not More Popular How You Can Get an Open-Ended Vasectomy If Pain Persists After Vasectomy…. A […]

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December 9, 2014

Spermatic Cord and Vasectomy

After vasectomy, your testicles will hang (and move) the same way they did before. It’s true many diagrams suggest the vas deferens are the only things connecting our testicles to the rest of us. But in fact, the vas tubes are just one part of a complicated group of structures called the spermatic cord, which […]

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December 4, 2014

Post-Vasectomy Pain Syndrome: Common but Hidden

Anthony R. Ellis, M.D., Assistant Clinical Professor Department of Psychiatry, Michigan State University Joseph E. Scherger, M.D., M.P.H., Clinical Professor Department of Family & Preventive Medicine, University of California, San Diego Authors’ Note The Internet has created new ways for patients and doctors to learn from each other and help solve clinical problems. JES became interested in PVPS when […]

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December 1, 2014

MRI after vasectomy

REWRITE AND REDIRECT MRI QUESTIONS HERE From ML:- I have had a vasectomy that also utilized clips in addition to removing a section of the vas deferens and have a question concerning the clips. I am not close to the doctor any longer or would ask him but what are the clips made of and […]

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December 1, 2014

Testicular torsion after vasectomy?

REWRITE AND REDIRECT ALL TESTICULAR TORSION QUESTIONS HERE   From Dale:- Hi, I had a vasectomy 15 years ago, could you tell me whether it is possible to have torsion of the testis? I believe I may have partial torsion, but surely after a vasectomy the spermatic cord wouldn’t be attached to the testis to […]

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December 1, 2014

Testicles shrinking after vasectomy?

REWRITE AND REDIRECT ALL TESTICULAR SHRINKING POSTS HERE From Iain:- I am a 43 year old male in good health.  My left testicle has always been slightly smaller than my right.  I had a scalpel vasectomy performed 10 months ago. The procedure went well on my right side, but was difficult on the left.  The […]

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