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A composition and method of using same is disclosed for the permanent sterilization of female subjects without the need for expensive surgery or highly skilled personnel. The composition comprises a gel-forming carrier substance which sets-up on introduction into the fallopian tubes and holds in place a tissue fibrosing promoting material carried thereby for a period of time to cause fibrous tissue growth which closes the fallopian tubes and results in sterilization.

Title
Promotion of fibrous tissue growth in fallopian tubes for female sterilization
Application Number
646649
Publication Number
4185618
Application Date
June 26, 1978
Publication Date
January 29, 1980
Inventor
Harold Corey
Ringwood
NJ, US
Agent
Schroeder Siegfried Ryan Vidas Steffey & Arrett
Assignee
Population Research
FL, US
IPC
A61K 31/78
A61B 19/00
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