Yes, in fact, it is something that many women do. It is a way of taking advantage of the abdominal cut from the cesarean section to do the definitive sterilization. In addition, the recovery from the cesarean section is the same whether it is done with or without tubal ligation.
Can tubal ligation be done at the same time as a cesarean section?
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 03/28/2022
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Technical University of Valencia (UPV). Biotechnology Degree from the National University of Ireland en Galway (NUIG) and embryologist specializing in Assisted Reproduction, with a Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Reproduction from the University of Valencia (UV) and the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI)