Device

Fincoid Cu350

Developer

E. Hirvonen

Item ID #

TCC-D2-I-022

Device

Fincoid Cu350

Device Type

Plastic and Metal; Multiplane

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

LD-polyethylene; HD-polyethylene; Copper; Polyamide thread

Developer

E. Hirvonen

Manufacturer and Distributor

Research Laboratories, Orion Pharmaceutical Co., Helsinki, Finland

Size

34mm (L) x 27mm (W)

Description

T-shape with the arms slanting downward and ends curving inward. Five nodules on the end of each arm. Arms made of LD-polyethylene. Stem is made of HD-polyethylene. Copper wire formed into helical spiral - 230mm in length; 0.5mm diameter - covering a surface area of 350mm2 of fundal stem end. Two monofilament polyamide threads attached at cervical end of stem.

Preview

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Creation Date

1982

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; Fincoid

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