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    Default Falling pregnant after vasectomy?

    Has anyone here fallen pregnant naturally after a vasectomy? Just a random question as I am wondering how common this is?

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    Well one of my closest friends did. Actually i had taught all of her three children, her youngest was in my year 4 class and she fell pregnant!
    7 years after her hubby's vasectomy. It was definitely his. Lol
    It was a huge shock!!!!

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    Default Falling pregnant after vasectomy?

    Yes, it is highly likely if you have sex and the live sperm is still there.

    It takes a certain amount of ejaculations before there's no live sperm left. I wouldn't have sex unprotected until given all clear from doctor.

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    A guy I know did. 2 years after his vasectomy.
    He didn't believe it. Thought she had cheated.
    Paternity test proved it was his.

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    The odds vary depending on how the vasectomy is done. Sometimes the tubes are simply snipped (in which case there is a small chance the ends will reattach and repair themselves), right through to snipping out a section and cauterising the ends (REALLY low chance of self-repair). I suspect most cases are the result of not getting a clear sample before recommencing unprotected relations, but don't know what the stats are. It would be interesting to find out!


 

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