Exploration of a new procedure for sterilization by intrauterine instillation of a methylcellulose gel.
The goal of the study was to evaluate a new gel and procedure for non-surgical sterilization. This study did not identify a gel and insertion procedure that would reliably provide exposure of both fallopian tubes to a sclerosing agent for more than a brief period of time. Read the full abstract at Contraception (March 2011) Vol. 83(3):263-267.