Oct 04, 2012
Permanent birth control methods are also called “permanent infertility” as these are certain surgical procedures that cannot be reversed. There are a lot of benefits of the permanent birth control methods for women who are not planning to have children. You should be aware of your options and it is also important to discuss these issues with your OB/GYN.
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The effectiveness of any method depends on other factors too such as the woman’s age. The rate of success varies from one woman to another based on these factors. For example, a pregnancy occurring after tubal sterilisation is more likely to be an ectopic pregnancy. There are 33 percent chances of this occurrence. But since the overall rate of pregnancy is so low, the term permanent birth control method is more than justified. The chances of ectopic pregnancy increase as a result of tubal litigation.
The birth control methods mentioned above help you permanently ward off the risk of unplanned pregnancy but the same is not true for the control of sexually transmitted diseases. So, you might want to continue insisting on using condoms for sexual intercourse.
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