Laser‐Assisted Vas Anastomosis: A Preliminary Report

Charles M. Lynne, Melvin Carter, James Morris, Douglas Dew, Sharon Thomsen, Cathy Thomsen

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A new technique is described for performing vas anastomoses in experimental animal (rats). A low‐power CO2 laser appears to be effective in welding together the cut ends of the divided vas deferens.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)261-263
Number of pages3
JournalLasers in Surgery and Medicine
Issue number3
StatePublished - 1983


  • Infertility
  • Lasers
  • Microsurgery
  • Urology
  • vasovasostomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Dermatology


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