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  • Cabinet Magazine: 'Steinach thought that the vasectomy—or the Steinach operation as it was then commonly known—presented an ingenious solution to the shortage of testicles for grafts. Rather than resorting to simian transplants or animal injections, the patient’s own glands would be stimulated or "re-energized" into more youthful activity... Steinach, who had acquired worldwide fame as a result (his name was even used as a verb, to be Steinached), made a full-length film of his procedure...'

    May 2, 2008