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vasectomy

[vuh-seck-tuh-me] surgery in which a segment of each vas deferens is removed to prevent release of sperm and thus prevent pregnancy. See also sperm, vas deferens.

What are the risk factors for prostate cancer?

... Vasectomy. Some ... operation. Fear of an increased risk of prostate
cancer should not be a reason to avoid a vasectomy. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/prostatecancer/detailedguide/prostate-cancer-risk-factors

Prostate Cancer

... Vasectomy ... Fear of an increased risk of prostate cancer should not be a reason
to avoid a vasectomy. Do we know what causes prostate cancer? ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003134-pdf.pdf

Cancer Glossary

... vasectomy Search [vuh-seck-tuh-me]. surgery in which a segment of each
vas deferens is removed to prevent release of sperm and thus prevent ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=v

Prostate Cancer: Early Detection

... Vasectomy ... Fear of an increased risk of prostate cancer should not be a reason
to avoid a vasectomy. Can prostate cancer be prevented? ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003182-pdf.pdf

Vismodegib

... Men who are taking this drug should use condoms with spermicide (even if
they have had a vasectomy) during treatment and for at least 2 months ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/vismodegib

Pomalidomide

... This includes men who have had a vasectomy. This drug may increase your
risk of major blood clots in the veins of the legs or lungs. ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/treatmentsandsideeffects/guidetocancerdrugs/pomalidomide