Device

OM-GA

Item ID #

TCC-D3-I-013

Device

OM-GA

Device Type

Closed Loop

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Molded plastic with barium sulphate; nylon threads

Developer

M. Malgouyat (France)

Manufacturer and Distributor

Rene Cournut (Bordeaux, France)

Patent

US: 3,516,403; filed 5 Jul 1968; granted 23 Jun 1970

Size

35mm x 37mm

Description

Molded plastic with barium sulphate added for radio-opacity; numerous shapes and sizes available; has two nylon threads attached at cervical end.

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Creation Date

1968

Rights

Physical rights to the device and the photograph of such are retained by Loma Linda University. Copyrights are observed in accordance with U. S. copyright laws.

Keywords

Intrauterine Contraception; Intrauterine Devices; Closed Loop IUD; OM-GA

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