PLANO

5300 W. Plano Parkway 
Suite 200
Plano, TX 75093
Tel: 972-612-8037

McKinney

4501 Medical Center Drive 
Suite 100
McKinney, TX 75069
Tel: 972.548.8195

Vasovasostomy

When a man decides he no longer wants to conceive children, he may opt for a procedure known as a vasectomy whereas the ends of the vas deferens are severed so that sperm cannot enter the semen stream.  If a man decides later to have this condition reversed, a vasovasostomy can be performed where the ends of the vas deferens can be repaired and reconnected thus restoring the flow of sperm. In most cases, a vasovasostomy will be successful and the vas deferens reconnected; however, the likelihood of conception may ultimately be lowered due to the initial vasectomy procedure.

 
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