surgical contraception

Definitions of surgical contraception
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n contraception by surgical sterilization

Types:
tubal ligation
a sterilization procedure with women; both Fallopian tubes are tied in two places and the tubes removed in between the ligations
vasectomy
surgical procedure that removes all or part of the vas deferens (usually as a means of sterilization); is sometimes reversible
Type of:
sterilisation, sterilization
the act of making an organism barren or infertile (unable to reproduce)
contraception, contraceptive method
birth control by the use of devices (diaphragm or intrauterine device or condom) or drugs or surgery

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