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Pronunciation: va'so-ep'i-did'i-mos'to-me

Definition: 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]

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