Developer

Samuel Soichet

Item ID #

TCC-D2-I-026

Device

Ypsilon Y (Sm.)

Device Type

Web

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Stainless steel; Silicone rubber

Developer

Samuel Soichet

Manufacturer and Distributor

Syntex Laboratories

Size

70mm (L) x 31mm (W)

Description

Stainless steel V-shaped core covered by a silicone rubber membrane. The single cervical thread is an extension of the silicone rubber stem. This modification - #6 - was the final modification of the Ypsilon Y for use in nulliparous women. The web covers the full area between the arms.

Preview

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Creation Date

1973

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; Ypsilon Y; Nulliparous

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