A vasectomy is a simple and straightforward procedure that involves cutting the two tubes – the vas deferens – that allow sperm to move from the testicles to the penis. It therefore stops sperm from entering the semen, the fluid that is excreted during orgasm. While the procedure is one of the most popular forms of family planning in the UK, there have been questions about its health implications.
It is estimated that one in ten men who have a vasectomy suffer long-term testicular pain, known as post-vasectomy pain. This pain […]