NEET Zoology Reproductive Health Questions Solved


What is true for surgical methods?

I. Also called sterilization

II. Terminal method of contraception

III. Block gamete transport

IV. Called vasectomy in females and tubectomy in males

V. High reversibility and contraceptive efficiency

(1) I, II, III, IV

(2) I, II, III, V

(3) I, II, III, IV, V

(4) I, II, III

(2) Surgical methods, also called sterilisation, are generally advised for the male/female partner as a terminal method to prevent any more pregnancies. Surgical intervention blocks gamete transport and thereby prevent conception. Sterilisation procedure in the male is called ‘vasectomy’ and that in the female, ‘tubectomy’.  These techniques are highly effective but their reversibility is very poor. (page-61)

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