vasoepididymostomy

vasoepididymostomy

 [vas″o-ep″ĭ-did″ĭ-mos´tah-me]
anastomosis of the vas (ductus) deferens and the epididymis.

va·so·ep·i·did·y·mos·to·my

(vā'sō-ep'i-did'i-mos'tŏ-mē),
Surgical anastomosis of the vasa deferentia to the epididymis, to bypass an obstruction at the level of the mid to distal epididymis or proximal vas.
[vaso- + epididymis + G. stoma, mouth]

vasoepididymostomy

/vaso·epi·did·y·mos·to·my/ (-ep″ĭ-did″ĭ-mos´tah-me) anastomosis of the ductus (vas) deferens and the epididymis.

vasoepididymostomy

(vā′zō-ĕp′ĭ-dĭd′ə-mŏs′tə-mē)
n.
Surgical creation of a passage between the vas deferens and the epididymis.

va·so·ep·i·did·y·mos·to·my

(vā'sō-ep'i-did'i-mos'tŏ-mē)
Surgical anastomosis of the vasa deferentia to the epididymis to bypass an obstruction at the level of the mid- to distal epididymis or proximal vas.
[vaso- + epididymis + G. stoma, mouth]

va·so·ep·i·did·y·mos·to·my

(vā'sō-ep'i-did'i-mos'tŏ-mē)
Surgical anastomosis of the vasa deferentia to the epididymis, to bypass an obstruction at the level of the mid- to distal epididymis or proximal vas.
[vaso- + epididymis + G. stoma, mouth]

vasoepididymostomy

anastomosis of the vas (ductus) deferens and the epididymis.
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Vasovasostomy and vasoepididymostomy are two procedures used for vasectomy reversal, the latter of which can also be utilized in cases of epididymal obstruction.
RDA: The use of ultrasound to evaluate scrotal contents was a major advance, as was the development of new techniques, instruments, and exquisite suture materials for microsurgical varicocelectomy, vasovasostomy, and vasoepididymostomy.
Innovative single-armed suture technique for microsurgical vasoepididymostomy," Urology 69(4): 800-804.