Vasectomy

Known as: Vasectomies, vasectomy procedure 
Surgical removal of the ductus deferens, or a portion of it. It is done in association with prostatectomy, or to induce infertility. (Dorland, 28th… (More)
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1937-2018
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Most studies do not support an association between vasectomy and prostate cancer, but a few have suggested a link. Vasectomy is a… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND In a recent randomized intervention trial, the risk of prostate cancer for men receiving a daily supplement of 200… (More)
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1997
1997
PURPOSE The post-vasectomy pain syndrome is a rare but troublesome complication of vasectomy. We report our experience with 32… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To evaluate cost per delivery using two different initial approaches to the treatment of postvasectomy infertility… (More)
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1994
1994
Even if there is a weak association between vasectomy and subsequent prostate cancer, we believe that large-scale studies on this… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
During a 9-year period, 1469 men who underwent microsurgical vasectomy reversal procedures were studied at five institutions. Of… (More)
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1991
1991
A refined method of delivering the vas deferens for vasectomy has been developed and used in China since 1974. This method… (More)
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1990
1990
To assess the hypothesis that a history of vasectomy is a risk factor in the etiology of prostate cancer, the authors conducted a… (More)
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1988
Highly Cited
1988
A population-based case-control study was conducted in men aged 60 or less to assess the risk of prostate cancer associated with… (More)
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1977
1977
More than 300 patients undergoing microscopic vasovasostomy have been carefully studied in an effort to determine the factors… (More)
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