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The incidence of chronic scrotal pain after vasectomy: a prospective audit.

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OBJECTIVE: To assess the extent of scrotal pain in men before and after vasectomy, to produce accurate data for the benefit of men considering this procedure, and hence improved informed consent about the outcomes, as chronic scrotal pain after vasectomy is a poorly quantified clinical problem. PATIENTS AND METHODS: Between November 2004 and January 2006 nine surgeons carried out vasectomies in 625 men (mean age 39.9 years, sd 5.6) under local anaesthesia. A questionnaire was devised to esta...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
Illing, RO More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
Guillebaud, J More by this author
Journal:
BJU international
Volume:
100
Issue:
6
Pages:
1330-1333
Publication date:
2007-12-05
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EISSN:
1464-410X
ISSN:
1464-4096
URN:
uuid:9dad8314-3d43-4066-9ac7-33130da11e03
Source identifiers:
140771
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pubs:140771

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