Tubes Tied

Tubes Tied

About Tubes Tied

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 fertilization. Tubal ligation is considered a permanent method of sterilization and birth control.

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