PVS

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AcronymDefinition
PVSPersistent Vegetative State
PVSPatent- og Varemærkestyrelsen (Danish Patent and Trademark Office)
PVSPrototype Verification System
PVSPaesi in Via di Sviluppo (Emerging Countries)
PVSProject Vote Smart
PVSPolynesian Voyaging Society
PVSPersonal Video Station (SnapStream)
PVSPotato Virus S
PVSPotomac Valley Swimming (Washington, DC area)
PVSPhysicians for a Violence-free Society
PVSPigmented Villonodular Synovitis
PVSPost-Viral Syndrome
PVSPrime Vendor Support
PVSPotential Visibility Set (computer graphics)
PVSPulmonary Valve Stenosis (cardiac disease)
PVSPrisoner Visitation and Support (Philadelphia, PA)
PVSPolyvinyl Siloxane
PVSPosture Validation Server (Cisco)
PVSPorted Vacuum Switch
PVSPojoaque Valley Schools
PVSPost-Vaccination Syndrome
PVSPotential Visible Set
PVSPecos Valley Southern Railway Company
PVSPower Visualization System
PVSPortal Venous System
PVSProof Verification System
PVSPost-Vasectomy (pain) Syndrome
PVSPole Vault Summit
PVSPassive Vision Sight (military night vision systems)
PVSPipelined Vector Supercomputer
PVSPittsburgh Vegetarian Society (Pittsburgh, PA, USA)
PVSPotential Video Stream
PVSPediatric Vaccine Stockpile
PVSPeriscope View Simulator
PVSPressure Vessels and Systems
PVSPropagation Validation System
PVSPassport and Visa Service (various locations)
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6) However, numerous studies have reported poor compliance with post-vasectomy semen analysis, with as few as 42% of men providing a first semen sample, and only 25% providing a second.
It has been reported that scheduling an appointment for post-vasectomy semen analysis provided a significant improvement in compliance with the first analysis, but scheduling an appointment did not increase compliance with a second post-vasectomy analysis if the first specimen was azoospermic.
Is the timing of post-vasectomy seminal analysis important?
Ed Leary, President of ContraVac said: "The convenience and privacy SpermCheck Vasectomy provides is anticipated to improve the compliance rate for post-vasectomy sperm testing, resulting in fewer unwanted pregnancies and providing greater peace of mind.
Q Physicians who perform vasectomies request a sperm count, so that on the patient's post-vasectomy (PV) specimens, they know if the sperm count is going down or not.
With help of the SpermCheck, the researchers evaluated a cohort of 144 post-vasectomy semen samples.
It's designed to help couples monitor and confirm that post-vasectomy sperm concentrations have reached infertile levels and avoid any surprises if recanalization occurs," he added.
Therefore, couples must be instructed to use other contraceptive measures until post-vasectomy semen testing has confirmed the absence of motile sperm.
08% (about 1/2000 cases) and is defined as the presence of motile spermatozoa in the ejaculate after documented azoospermia in 2 post-vasectomy semen analyses.
Q The physicians in our practice who perform vasectomies are requesting sperm count--if sperm is present--so they know whether the sperm count is going down on the patients' post-vasectomy (PV) specimen.
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