Your browser does not support javascript:   Search for gard hereSearch for news-and-events here.


Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD)

Print friendly version

Congenital bilateral absence of the vas deferens

Other Names for this Disease
  • CAVD
  • Congenital bilateral aplasia of vas deferens
See Disclaimer regarding information on this site. Some links on this page may take you to organizations outside of the National Institutes of Health.


Organizations Supporting this Disease

  • Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
    6931 Arlington Road
    2nd Floor
    Bethesda, MD 20814-5200
    Toll-free: 800-FIGHTCF (800-344-4823)
    Telephone: 301-951-4422
    Fax: 301-951-6378

  • Cystic Fibrosis Research, Inc.
    2672 Bayshore Parkway, Suite 520
    Mountain View, CA 94043
    Telephone: 650-404-9975
    Fax: 650-404-9981

  • Resolve: The National Infertility Association
    1760 Old Meadow Rd. Suite 500
    McLean, VA 22102
    Telephone: 703-556-7172
    Fax: 703-506-3266

Social Networking Websites

  • is a Web site and blog that collects firsthand stories from people facing issues, making tough decisions, and using genomic (DNA) information in their own healthcare. Click on the link to learn from their experiences and/or submit your own story.
  • RareShare is an online social hub dedicated to patients, families and healthcare professionals affected by rare medical disorders.

Organizations Providing General Support