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Chapter 13 - Male Sterilization

from Section 2 - Methods of Contraception

Published online by Cambridge University Press:  25 March 2022

Johannes Bitzer
Affiliation:
University Women’s Hospital, Basel
Tahir A. Mahmood
Affiliation:
Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy
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Long term male method of contraception, vasectomy, is described, along with immediate and long term complications and success rates

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Print publication year: 2022

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