Female sterilization

Female sterilization

The process of permanently ending a woman's ability to conceive by tying off or cutting apart the Fallopian tubes.
Mentioned in: Tubal Ligation
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The gynecological device market will be limited to some extent by litigation cases related to certain device markets, such as pelvic floor reconstruction (PFR) mesh, vaginal slings, and most recently, the transcervical female sterilization device, Essure.
3) That places vasectomy among the most effective contraceptive methods available--second only to the contraceptive implant in its theoretical ("perfect use") and everyday ("typical use") failure rates, and slightly superior to the hormonal and copper IUDs and female sterilization.
Among women who initiated contraception in the postabortion group, 28% used injectables, 20% used the pill, 20% a traditional method (primarily withdrawal), 19% condoms, 6% female sterilization, 4% implants and 3% IUDs.
The choices available through the national programme are limited to: oral pills, condoms, the intra uterine contraceptive device (IUCD) and female sterilization.
We should not have started thinking about salpingectomy for female sterilization only once a decrease in ovarian cancer risk became part of the equation," they declared (Obstet.
report provides procedure volumes within market segments - Airway Stenting Procedures, Bariatric Surgery Procedures, Biopsy Procedures, Capsule Endoscopy Procedures, Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) Procedures, Female Sterilization Procedures, Gastric Balloon Procedures, Gastrointestinal (GI) Stenting Procedures, Hernia Repair Procedures, Percutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography (PTC) Biliary Stenting Procedures, Pyeloplasty Procedures, Resectoscopy - Procedures using Resectoscope Electrodes, Transurethral Resection of the Prostrate (TURP) Procedures, Urinary Tract Stenting Procedures and Uterine Fibroid Embolization (UFE) Procedures.
Supply ESSURE female sterilization kit bound for the Business Public Health Agency Costa del Sol
Over 40% of Evangelicals rely on male or female sterilization, a rate higher than among other religious groups.
Macroscopic tuboplasty: Reversal of female sterilization.
as she re-presents that McIntosh paper, followed by seven contributions inspired by McIntosh's insights to investigate the dynamics of privilege and prejudice as the impact the course of academic careers, the law school application process, female sterilization, interactions with information and communication technology, children's birthday card messages, and representations of dance in film.
Currently female sterilization is the most common method of contraception among married couples.
Research has shown that all forms of contraception, from vasectomy, female sterilization and LARC methods to oral contraceptives, condoms and other barrier and behavioral methods, and even emergency contraception are cost-effective, as all reduce the number of unintended pregnancies and, at the same time, produce substantial net cost-savings.