6 doctors weighed in:

How effective is tubal ligation 5 years after the procedure?

6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Philip Chenette
Fertility Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: Very effective

A properly performed tubal ligation is about 99% effective in preventing pregnancy.

In brief: Very effective

A properly performed tubal ligation is about 99% effective in preventing pregnancy.
Dr. Philip Chenette
Dr. Philip Chenette
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Dr. Michael Fox
Fertility Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: No difference

The repair is static. No chance for change over time.

In brief: No difference

The repair is static. No chance for change over time.
Dr. Michael Fox
Dr. Michael Fox
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Dr. Neeoo Chin
Fertility Medicine
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Very

Usually tubal ligation failures will occur within the first year or so.
Tubes don't normally "grow back" together after that.

In brief: Very

Usually tubal ligation failures will occur within the first year or so.
Tubes don't normally "grow back" together after that.
Dr. Neeoo Chin
Dr. Neeoo Chin
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