Item ID #

TCC-D4-I-025

Device

No-Gravid Copper

Device Type

Linear; Plastic and metal

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Polyethylene; Copper wire

Developer

Adriano Ros, University of Padua, Verona, Italy

Manufacturer and Distributor

Irmed S. F. L., Verona, italy

Size

23mm (L) x 32mm (W)

Description

Y or V-shaped device with the ends of the two arms curved slightly inward. Short vertical shaft. 0.25mm copper wire wound around arms for a surface area of 400mm2. Two gold monofilament cervical threads.

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Creation Date

1971

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; Y-shaped; Copper

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