Pregnancy rates after vasectomy: a survey of US urologists.

@article{DeneuxTharaux2004PregnancyRA,
  title={Pregnancy rates after vasectomy: a survey of US urologists.},
  author={C. Deneux-Tharaux and E. Kahn and H. Nazerali and D. Sokal},
  journal={Contraception},
  year={2004},
  volume={69 5},
  pages={
          401-6
        }
}
  • C. Deneux-Tharaux, E. Kahn, +1 author D. Sokal
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Contraception
  • Key MethodWe surveyed 2000 US urologists using mailed questionnaires. The aim of this survey was to estimate the incidence of pregnancy after vasectomy and to gather information on the surgical methods used. Of 586 responding urologists, 538 reported performing vasectomies, and they reported a total of 177 pregnancies during the preceding 5 years. Ninety pregnancies (51%) were attributed to unprotected intercourse during the immediate post-vasectomy period. The remaining pregnancies were attributed to…Expand Abstract

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