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Should women under 20 be able to get a tubal ligation?

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Dr. Jumnah Thanapathy answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

No : I would not recommend it unless you already have 3 kids.

Answered 7/29/2012

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Dr. Miguel Cano answered

Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology

Yes: If you're old enough to have children, you're old enough to decide not to. I believe it truly is a personal choice & my job is to review all options, alternatives, & do what's best & safest for my patient. Ultimate decision is hers.

Answered 12/9/2013

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