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vasovasostomy

[ vas-oh-va-sos-tuh-mee, vey-zoh- ]
/ ˌvæs oʊ væˈsɒs tə mi, ˌveɪ zoʊ- /
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noun, plural vas·o·va·sos·to·mies.

the reversal of a vasectomy, performed by surgical reconnection of the severed ends of the vas deferens.

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Origin of vasovasostomy

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Medical definitions for vasovasostomy

vasovasostomy
[ vā′zō-vā-zŏstə-mē ]

n.

Surgical creation of a passage connecting the ends of a severed vas deferens, usually to restore fertility in a vasectomized man.
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