Free Consultation [X]
Name :
Email :
Age :
Telephone(Mobile):
Country :
Your Message:
   
 
IndianMedGuru | Top Surgeons India| Famous Indian Surgeons IndianMedGuru | Top Surgeons India| Famous Indian Surgeons
Home | About Us | Services | Top Hospital and Clinics | FAQ’s | Contact Us
Why India | Surgeons and Physicians | Medical Treatments | Patient Testimonials
 
 

  Related Items  
     
   
   
     
Medical Conditions
Facebook - IndianMedGuruTwitter - IndianMedGuruLinkedin - IndianMedGuru
Youtube - IndianMedGuruGooglePlus - IndianMedGuruPinterest - IndianMedGuru
Tumblr - IndianMedGuruInstagram - IndianMedGuru

Female Sterilization

Female sterilization provides permanent contraception for women who do not want more children. It is a safe and simple surgical procedure and can usually be done with local anesthesia and light sedation.

A small incision is made by the doctor in the woman’s abdomen and the two fallopian tubes are blocked off or cut. These tubes carry eggs from the ovaries to the uterus. With the tubes blocked, the woman’s egg cannot meet the man’s sperm.
Pomeroy Method

The effectiveness of this method depends partially on how the tubes are blocked, but all pregnancy rates are low. Only 0.5 pregnancies per 100 women (1 in 200) have been recorded in the first year after the procedure. Within 10 years, this figure increases to 1.8 pregnancies per 100 women (1 in 55).

Postpartum tubal litigation (immediately after the childbirth) is one of the most effective female sterilization techniques. In the first year after the procedure only, 0.05 pregnancies per 100 women (1in 2000) has been recorded.

Advantages:

  1. Very effective.
  2. It is permanent. A single procedure leads to lifelong, safe and very effective family planning.
  3. Nothing to remember, no supplies needed and no repeated clinic visits required.
  4. No interference with sex. Does not affect a woman’s ability to have sex.
  5. No known long-term side effects or health risks.

Disadvantages:

It is usually painful for several days after the operation. Certain uncommon complications of the surgery can occur:

  • Infection or bleeding at the incision
  • Internal infection or bleeding
  • Injury to internal organs

Anesthetic risk: With local anesthesia alone or with sedation, rare risks of allergic reaction or overdose. With general anesthesia, occasional delayed recovery and side effects. Complications are more severe than with local anesthesia. There is also a risk of overdos.

The right time to undergo Female Sterilization. A woman can have female sterilization procedure anytime that:

  • She decides that she will never want children in future.
  • It is reasonably certain that she is not pregnant. These times can.

Include:

  • Immediately after childbirth or within 7days, if she has made a voluntary informed choice in advance.
  • Six weeks or more after childbirth; or
  • Immediately after abortion (within 48 hours), if she has not decided voluntarily in advance; and
  • Any other, but NOT between 7 days and 6 weeks postpartum.

Important points to remember

  • Permanent family planning method. A woman must think carefully and decide she will never want any more children, before she makes the choice.
  • It is very effective and involves a safe and simple surgery.
 
  Related Items  
     
   
   
   
   
   
     
     
  IVF Procedures  
       
  Artificial Insemination  
  Assisted Reproductive Techniques  
  Cumulus Aided Transfer  
  Donor Oocyte Program  
  Embryo Cryopreservation  
  Female Sterilization  
  In Vitro Fertilization (IVF)  
  Endoscopic Surgery  
  Intra Uterine Insemination  
  Vasectomy Reversal  
  Assisted Laser Hatching  
  Blastocyst Culture  
  Diagnostic Laparoscopy  
  Egg Donation  
  Tubal Ligation Reversal  
  Embryo Donation  
  Surrogate Mothers  
  Sperm Retrieval Techniques  
  Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis (PGD)  
  Operative Laparoscopy  
  Fallopian Tube Recanalisation  
  Gestational Surrogacy  
  Intra Cytoplasmic Sperm Injection (ICSI)  
  Micro TESE  
  Vasectomy  
  Tubal Ligation  
  Pregnancy of a surrogate  
  Semen Banking  
  Percutaneous Epididymal Sperm Aspiration (PESA)  
   
       
 
 
 
 
 
Female Sterlization India, Permanent Contraception India, Female Sterlization Delhi India, Tubal Ligation Reversal Surgery, Embryo Donation India, Egg Donation India, Vasectomy India, Fallopian Tube Recanalization India, Gestational Surrogacy India, Micro TESE India, Blastocyst Culture India
   
 
  Cost Comaprisions Articles Press FAQs Medical Videos Medical Tourism Ads
Contact Us
Surgeons In India Doctors In India Brachytherapy India Infertility Treatment India
Best Surgeon in India Leukemia Treatment In India Fibroid Surgery India Lymphoma Treatment In India
Urine Leakage Incontinence Bladder Surgery India Ethics of Pre-Natal Gender Determination Sex Selection India