Human Reproduction Problem Set

Problem 12: Surgical sterilization of females


Birth control in females by surgical sterilization generally involves cutting and tying the cut ends of the _______

A. endometrium
B. urethra
C. ovaries
D. uterus
E. Fallopian tubes (oviduct)
This procedure is known as a "tubal ligation."

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