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The person upon whom vasectomy has been done is conscious of no change.

Once in custody his release could be made contingent on vasectomy.

Of these two operations for the sterilization of men, vasectomy is preferable.

Salpingectomy is the cutting away of the whole or of a piece of the Fallopian tube (corresponds to vasectomy in the male).

Investigations of vasectomy in Indiana, Illinois, Massachusetts and elsewhere, with detailed reports of some typical cases.

Vasectomy, ovariotomy and salpingectomy (with and without complete excision), castration.

To consider in the first place the operation of simple sterilization (vasectomy or salpingectomy).

Vasectomy on him will prevent a propagation of his kind but will cure no disease.

Such sterilization of a woman is in contravention to the decretal of Gregory as given in the chapter on Vasectomy.

It is much easier to restore function after vasectomy than after obliterating epididymitis.

WORD ORIGIN

1897, from Modern Latin vas (deferens) + -ectomy "a cutting."

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