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the act or an instance of making one incapable of reproducing sexually

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the state or condition of being unable to reproduce sexually

the state or condition of being free from microorganisms

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the act of making an organism barren or infertile (unable to reproduce)

the procedure of making some object free of live bacteria or other microorganisms (usually by heat or chemical means)

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Evaluating the long-term safety of hysteroscopic sterilization. JAMA.
Hysteroscopic sterilization is an important contraceptive option and could benefit many women.
Say that the practice anticipates doing 23 hysteroscopic sterilizations per year.
However, hysteroscopic sterilization was associated with a significantly reduced risk of surgical complications, compared with laparoscopic sterilization (adjusted odds ratio, 0.18; 95% CI, 0.14-0.23).
In the accrual method, the cost of merchandise sold (the hysteroscopic sterilization implants) is recognized as an expense when the revenue is generated from its sale.
The investigators compared outcomes of 8,048 patients who underwent hysteroscopic sterilization using the Essure device with 44,278 laparoscopic tubal ligation patients between 2005 and 2013, using a New York state database that captures hospital discharges, outpatient services, ambulatory surgeries, and emergency department records.
Hysteroscopic sterilization is an attractive option as the only form of sterilization now available that does not require general anesthesia or incisional surgery.
Misplaced hysteroscopic sterilization micro-insert in the peritoneal cavity:
Most insurance providers provide reimbursement under the code for hysteroscopic sterilization, the manufacturer said.
SAN FRANCISCO -- Only five pregnancies have been reported in the first year of worldwide commercial experience with the Essure hysteroscopic sterilization device, and none resulted from devices that were placed properly, Andrew I.
LAS VEGAS--Patient compliance with the recommendation for a hysterosalpingogram after Essure hysteroscopic sterilization can be high in the private practice setting, according to Dr.
Advantages of hysteroscopic sterilization include the lack of incisions, avoidance of general anesthesia, minimal sedation, and a rapid return to normal activities, Paul Miller, M.D., an ob.gyn in Greenville, S.C., said at the annual meeting of the Association of Reproductive Health Professionals.
The Essure hysteroscopic sterilization device offers a permanent alternative to laparoscopic sterilization; however, women may at some point in the future require their removal.
Hysteroscopic sterilization is an attracdye option as the only form of sterilization now available that does not require general anesthesia or incisional surgery Because of this, patient recovery is rapid, said Dr.
Paracervical block efficacy in office hysteroscopic sterilization. A randomized controlled trial.