Item ID #
Copper T 220 -- TCu 220
Plastic and Metal
Polyethylene; Barium sulfate; Copper; Nylon thread
Manufacturer and Distributor
Promotora e Importadora, Peisa, Mexico; Tianjin Medical Instrument Corp., China
36mm (L) x 32mm (W)
T-shaped device of polyethylene with barium sulfate added for radiopacity. Seven copper bands - one on each arm, and five on stem - providing 220mm2 copper surface. Blue nylon cervical threads.
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.
Intrauterine Contraception; Intrauterine Devices; Copper T 220; TCu 220; Population Council