Developer

Item ID #

TCC-D4-I-006

Device

"W" with plastic balls

Device Type

Plastic and Metal; Multiplane

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Metal wire; plastic

Size

28mm (H) x 27mm (W)

Description

We have not been able to find any information regarding this device, which consists of 4 metal wire arms with dark plastic (?) balls at the joints and on the two free ends. A multifilament thread connects the two cervical end joints and is tied in a loop, leaving approximately an inch of free tails.

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Rights

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

Keywords

Intrauterine Contraception; Intrauterine Devices; Metal IUDs; W-shaped IUDs

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