Women can also choose to have their tubes tied while having a cesarean delivery. This procedure, called modified pomeroy tubal ligation or post-partum tubal ligation, is done while the patient has her abdomen still open and she is under the effects of anesthesia. It takes only a few minutes.
Tubal ligation during C-section
By Dr. María Arqué (medical director at fertty international), Sara Salgado BSc, MSc (embryologist) and Sandra Fernández BA, MA (fertility counselor).
Last Update: 12/05/2016