The endocrine effects of vasectomy: a prospective five-year study.

@article{Whitby1979TheEE,
  title={The endocrine effects of vasectomy: a prospective five-year study.},
  author={R M Whitby and Richard Gordon and B R Blair},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={1979},
  volume={31 5},
  pages={518-20}
}
A prospective study of plasma luteinizing hormone (LH) and testosterone in 54 men for 5 years following vasectomy revealed no significant continuing alteration in either testosterone or LH. Plasma LH levels 1 year after operation were higher than preoperative levels but did not increase further. Stimulation studies (4 years postvasectomy) using human… CONTINUE READING

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