Male sterilization method that consists in the interruption of sperm flow
It is performed with the idea of being definitive, but its reconstruction is possible in certain circumstances
It is an ambulatory technique (does not require admission), is performed with local anesthesia or sedation, if necessary, and lasts approximately 15-30 minutes. The patient can continue with his normal life the next day.
It is important to know that after the intervention the number of spermatozoon is decreasing little by little and a safe contraceptive method must be used until a semen analysis is performed that shows the total absence of sperm in the ejaculate.
In Reprofiv the vasectomy procedure includes the post-vasectomy control semen analysis.
Prior to a vasectomy, the patient has the possibility of keeping a frozen seminal sample in our semen bank. If necessary, these samples can be used in the future (after unfreezing in fractions) in IVF / ICSI cycles.