Tubal ligation clips

Case contributed by Dr Bruno Di Muzio


Tubal ligation performed many years before. Abdominal studies done for ignored reasons.

Patient Data

Age: 44-year-old
Gender: Female

Abdominal radiographs

Bilateral tubal ligation clips. 


CT Pelvis (selected images)

Selected images of the pelvis showing both tubal clips. 

Case Discussion

Surgical clips used in laparoscopic tubal ligation procedures.

Refer to the article on "medical devices in the abdomen and pelvis" for a view on other examples such this one. 

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Case information

rID: 46598
Published: 10th Jul 2016
Last edited: 10th Jul 2016
System: Gynaecology
Inclusion in quiz mode: Excluded

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