Clinical study of vasectomy reversal: Results of 60 single-surgeon cases in Taiwan

Han-Sun Chiang

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摘要

During a 10-year period, 60 men who had undergone vasectomy reversal were studied at Taipei Medical College Hospital. The age range of the patients was 28 to 67 years (average, 41.9 ± 6.9 yr). Vasectomy had been perfomed between 3 months and 35 years previously (average, 8.6 ± 6.1 yr). The most common reason for requesting a vasovasostomy was the desire to have children with a new partner (63.3%). However, psychological symptoms (16.7%) and the desire to have a boy (11.7%) were also prominent findings in this study. Of 38 men who had postoperative semen analysis, sperm was present in the semen in 32 (84.2%), and pregnancy occurred in 14 of 38 couples (36.8%) within the first year of follow-up. Repeat microsurgical reversal procedures were also promising, and of a total of eight patients who had repeat surgery, patency was established in five patients (62.5%).
原文英語
頁(從 - 到)866-869
頁數4
期刊Journal of the Formosan Medical Association
95
發行號11
出版狀態已發佈 - 十一月 1996

指紋

Vasovasostomy
Taiwan
Vasectomy
Semen Analysis
Semen
Reoperation
Spermatozoa
Psychology
Pregnancy
Surgeons
Clinical Studies

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)

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Clinical study of vasectomy reversal : Results of 60 single-surgeon cases in Taiwan. / Chiang, Han-Sun.

於: Journal of the Formosan Medical Association, 卷 95, 編號 11, 11.1996, p. 866-869.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

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