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Reversal of vasectomy after 12 years of surgery - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Men Sexual Problems
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   Hi there. I was wondering if it's possible to have a vasectomy reversed after 12 years have passed?
User :   And also, what would the odds be that the man would be able to father another child?
Doctor :   what is the age of the person?>
User :   He is 36.
Doctor :   when did he undergo vasectomy?
User :   12 years ago.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   there are very remote chances
User :   Slim to none since it's been so long?
Doctor :   may be just 0.5 percent to 1 percent
User :   Is there anyway they could extract his sperm and inject it into me?
Doctor :   yes
User :   What are the odds of that procedure taking affect?
Doctor :   even though he has gone through vasectomy his sperm production wll be there..
User :   Thank you very much for answering my questions. I sincerely appreciate it.
User :   I hope you have a nice day.
Doctor :   welcome
Doctor :   there are certain procedures for extraction of sperm
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