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Restoration of fertility after non-obstructive vasectomy in the rabbit.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  487805     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This study was undertaken for the purpose of comparing reversibility following long-term sperm obstruction with that following long-term sperm diversion. The rabbit served as the animal model. Sperm obstruction was produced by transection and ligation of the vasa deferentia near the vasal ampulla; sperm diversion by transection of vasa and anastomosis of afferent limb with urinary bladder. After one year. vasal continuity was reestablished by end-to-end vasovasostomy. Restoration of fertility was more successful after sperm diversion than after sperm obstruction. It is concluded that vasocystostomy in the rabbit is a safe and effective method of male fertility control with greater probability for successful reversal than conventional vasectomy.
Authors:
R H Hooker
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Contraception     Volume:  19     ISSN:  0010-7824     ISO Abbreviation:  Contraception     Publication Date:  1979 Jun 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1979-12-27     Completed Date:  1979-12-27     Revised Date:  2006-11-15    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0234361     Medline TA:  Contraception     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  533-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Animals
Female
Fertility*
Granuloma
Male
Models, Biological
Pregnancy
Rabbits
Spermatozoa
Sterilization Reversal*
Urinary Bladder / surgery
Vasectomy* / methods

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