Bilateral salpingectomy consists of the removal of both fallopian tubes.
Its main consequence is that pregnancy will not be able to occur naturally, since the released egg will not meet the sperm for fertilization to occur.
By Arantxa Pérez Garrido M.D. (gynecologist), José Luis Gómez Palomares B.Sc., Ph.D. (gynecologist), Paula Fabra Roca M.D., M.Sc. (gynecologist), Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist) and Michelle Lorraine Embleton B.Sc. Ph.D. (biochemist).
Last Update: 09/22/2022