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Couple sue after falling pregnant following vasectomy.

A couple are suing doctors after the woman fell pregnant following a failed vasectomy. Their case rests on the idea that the man was unaware of the risk of the vasectomy not being effective. However, doctors claim he had been advised of the risks.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by The Dominion Post

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About: Couple sue after falling pregnant following vasectomy.

Date: 1 July 2004

Source: The Dominion Post

URL: http://www.stuff.co.nz/stuff/0,2106,2957924a11,00.html

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