Developer

Ralph R. Robinson

Item ID #

TCC-D2-I-039

Device

Saf-T-Coil 25s - Nulliparous

Device Type

Linear

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer; Barium sulfate

Developer

Ralph R. Robinson

Manufacturer and Distributor

Deseret Pharmaceutical, Utah; Schmid Laboratories, Inc., NJ

Patent

U.S. No. 3,234,938; Published: 15 Feb 1966

Size

20mm (H) x 25mm (W)

Description

Injection-molded ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer device with two coiled arms coming off a central stem. End of one coiled arm has a bulbed tip. This is the nulliparous size. Two green cervical threads. Although the patent wasn't published until February 1966, the device was being distributed as of 1965.

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Creation Date

1965

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; Saf-T-Coil

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