TITLE

Reversing vasectomies

PUB. DATE
October 1992
SOURCE
Redbook;Oct92, Vol. 179 Issue 6, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that many men can successfully have a vasectomy reversed. Gives statistics on the success rates at various time intervals after sterilization.
ACCESSION #
9301106077

 

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