Translation of tubal ligation in Spanish:

tubal ligation

ligadura de trompas, n.



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    ligadura de trompas feminine
    ligado de trompas masculine
    • A tubal ligation is a surgical sterilization technique for women in which the fallopian tubes are closed or tied.
    • The surgeon also completed a tubal ligation during the procedure.
    • None the less, for various reasons, vasectomy procedures are less common than tubal ligation procedures in most countries.
    • Female sterilisation involves blocking or cutting the fallopian tubes that carry the egg from the ovaries to the womb, a procedure known as tubal ligation.
    • Operations on women are commonly called tubal ligation, as the procedures aim to occlude or ‘ligate’ the Fallopian tubes.