There are still many people misunderstood the vasectomy. That led to low utilization of vasectomy as a male contraceptive. In fact, this method is very effective and safe for preventing pregnancy.
Said the Chairman of Research and Development Society of Contraception, when Car Convoy Waiver Services for Men in our method of operation Agency Office of National Population and Family Planning.
There are still many people who equate vasectomy with a gelding, but both are much different. In the castrated, the intestines are taken. That way, not only inhibited the production of sperm, but also the hormone testosterone. As a result, mustaches and armpit hair loss, the body becomes fat, and reduced sexual desire.
As for the vasectomy just cut a small portion of the vas deferens is connected between the testis and sperm bag. Cutting is done with a blunt scrotal hurt along the 0.5 centimeter.operations short, about 10 minutes, do not use a scalpel so that minimal bleeding.
Besides, he added, there is the mistaken belief that a man who has lost sexual desire on vasectomy. Different after a vasectomy sperm only comes out during ejaculation, thus the absence of pregnancy. If the channel is cut to be connected again (recanalization), it is possible. lack of socialization caused erroneous understanding of the vasectomy so that men who have vasectomies were low.
In 2012 the BKKBN targeting 7.3 million new family planning participants. Of that amount, up to April 2012 reached 2.8 million new participants. Most (49.4 percent) of new participants to use as a contraceptive injection, followed by the pill (26.8 percent) and implant / implant (8.3 percent), and IUD (7.4 percent).
Condoms more favorites
Participants who choose vasectomy as a contraceptive only 0.3 percent of the 2.8 million new family planning participants. Most men prefer condoms (6.3 percent) as a contraceptive. Vasectomy is one of the target population living in urban slums. Their everyday busy with work for a living so few health facilities. Quality family planning services facilities in the area is still limited.
The population living in urban slums in Indonesia in September 2011 as many as 10.95 million people. They generally have 3 children and 6 children. Over the next six weeks preparing the car BKKBN vasectomy services are deployed in 18 districts on the border with West Java. The program is expected to add a new vasectomy as many as 50 people per district