A 31-year-old member asked:
are your tubes able to grow back together after so long from a tubal ligation?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Edward Neilsen answered
18 years experience Family Medicine
Very rare: Although listed as a possibility, this is extremely rare. These days most surgeons not only tie the ends, but also cauterize each side. The chance of both sides coming untied and rejoining despite being cauterized is very, very low.
Answered on Jul 14, 2018
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