Item ID #

TCC-D2-I-036

Device

Double Coil; Marco-Nash Coil

Device Type

Linear

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Polyethylene ?; Barium sulfate ?

Developer

John L. Marco; W. Nash

Size

18mm (H) x 28mm (W)

Description

Small double coil spiral. John L. Marco, the inventor, claims that this device was first used at Lenox Hill Hospital in 1957.

Preview

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Creation Date

1957

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; Double Coil; Marco-Nash

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