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Vasectomy and Infertility - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you?
User :   Hello. I am in a arelationship with a vasectomized man. I know that vasectomized men have anti-sperm antibodies. I am worried that when we have intercourse, he may be transferring these anti-bodies to me, reducing my fertility. Is this possible?
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
i will explain
Doctor :  
please provide ur age,
User :   my age. 35 years
User :   my partner had a vasectomy over 20 years ago. he is more than 20 yearss my senior.
Doctor :  
vasectomy is a procedure where the spermatic cord is cut and ligated to stop sperms to come out
Doctor :  
it means that only sperms cannot come out
Doctor :  
it does not produce anti-bodies against the sperms

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