Developer

Jaime Zipper

Item ID #

TCC-D4-I-005

Device

Copper One ; Cu-1

Device Type

Linear; Plastic and metal

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Polyethylene; Copper

Developer

Jaime Zipper, M.D., Chile

Size

39mm (L)

Description

Straight polyethylene stem wrapped in copper wire. Bulbed cervical end. fundal cap consists of 4 downward-pointing short arms (barbs), designed to hold the IUD in place. High pregnancy and expulsion rates.

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Creation Date

1984

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; Copper

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