Item ID #

TCC-D4-I-020

Device

Birnberg Bow - Small

Device Type

Closed Loop

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Polyethylene; Barium sulfate

Developer

Charles H. Birnberg; John L. Marco

Manufacturer and Distributor

L.C.D. Corp., New York, NY

Patent

U.S.: 3,253,590

Size

27mm (L) x 17mm (W)

Description

A smaller bow designed for women with smaller uterine cavities. The cervical half of the bow is slightly smaller than the fundal half and has a waved lower bar. There is a knob on the upper bar - centered - of the fundal half.

Preview

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Creation Date

1964

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; Birnberg Bow; Bow IUDs

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