Developer

Rene Malgouyat

Item ID #

TCC-D3-I-006

Device

OMGA 1T - Copper ; OM-GA 1T - Copper

Device Type

Closed Loop

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Plasthyd; barium sulfate; copper

Developer

Rene Malgouyat

Manufacturer and Distributor

Sodermec, Souillac, France ; Rene Cornut, France

Size

28mm (H) x 29mm (W)

Description

Molded plasthyd with barium sulfate for radiopacity, impregnated with copper dust. Copper amounts ranged from 37mg to 120mg. Available in four sizes. Two green nylon cervical threads. Original Om-GA patent U.S. No. 3,516,403, was filed 7-5-1968 and granted 6-23-1970.

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Creation Date

1979

Rights

Physical rights to the device and the photograph of such are retained by Loma Linda University. Copyrights and patent rights are observed in accordance with U. S. copyright and patent laws.

Keywords

Intrauterine Contraception; Intrauterine Devices; Closed Loop IUD; OM-GA

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