A polymeric mini-stent designed to facilitate the vasectomy reversal operation. A rabbit model study.


Vasectomy has become popular since it is the safest surgical method for contraception. It is known that approximately 6% of the men that undergo vasectomy will seek reversal (vasovasostomy). This operation is, however, technically demanding and relatively time-consuming. This study was based on the hypothesis that a polymeric mini-stent can facilitate and… (More)