Tubal Ligation – Permanent Birth Control Method

Tubal Ligation is also known as tubectomy or having tubes tied. This procedure is done for sterilization.   It is a surgical procedure in which a woman’s fallopian tubes are clamped and blocked, or severed and sealed to prevent eggs from reaching the uterus for implantation.  Tubal ligation is a permanent birth control method This procedure will done only after anesthesia because it is considered as a major surgery, is known as Reverse Tubal Ligation . A best gynecologist will not prefer this procedure if the women have or had a history of bladder cancer .  During this surgery  the surgeon will make a small incision on fallopian tubes at each of the women.

Tubal ligation is most effective than other methods but in some cases it will make an Unintended pregnancy and the methods of failure is difficult to find.

Tubal ligation is a permanent method to prevent pregnancy it is not considered as a temporary method. By doing this procedure you don’t want to have become pregnant.tubal-ligation

Types of Tubal Ligation

There are many methods in tubal ligation they are the following

Bipolar coagulation :  It is a laparoscopic female sterilization, in this method fallopian tubes are cauterized by using electric current.

Fimbriectomy :  In this method the part of fallopian tube which is located near to the ovary is removed permanently.

Irving procedure :  Two  ligatures are placed on the two fallopian tube  and removing the segment of tubing between the ligatures.

Tubal clip : It is the method to apply a permanent clip on the fallopian tubes then the clip prevents the movement of egg from ovary to uterus.

Complications caused by Tubal Ligation

Bleeding is the main complication occurred by using this procedure.  infection and wound separation is are the main complications occurred by using this treatment.