::Tubal ligation


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{{#invoke:Infobox|infobox}} Tubal ligation or tubectomy (also known as having one's "tubes tied" (ligation)) is a surgical procedure for sterilization in which a woman's fallopian tubes are clamped and blocked, or severed and sealed, either method of which prevents eggs from reaching the uterus for implantation. However, fertilization can still occur in the fallopian tubes. Tubal ligation is considered a permanent method of sterilization and birth control.

Tubal ligation sections
Intro  Procedure  Effectiveness  Tubal ligation methods  Reversal  Side effects  Prevalence   Advantages and disadvantages   Tourism  References  External links  

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