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Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Birth Control (Contraception) for Women

So far your answers indicate that you have multiple sexual partners. You also are sure that you don't want more children, no matter what might happen to your family.

Your options for permanent birth control include surgery to have your tubes tied (called tubal ligation) or micro-insertion tubal occlusion done in the doctor's office.

Even if you choose a permanent method of birth control, remember to have your partners use condoms with every sexual encounter.


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