Developer

Ralph R. Robinson

Item ID #

TCC-D1-I-019

Device

Saf-T-Coil Model 22

Device Type

Linear

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Polyethylene; Barium Sulfate

Developer

Ralph R. Robinson

Manufacturer and Distributor

Deseret Pharmaceutical, Utah; Julius Schmid Laboratories, Inc., NJ

Size

92mm (L) x 27mm (W)

Description

Double S-shape with an elongated and ball-notched stem, designed to be trimmed based on uterine dimensions. This original Saf-T-Coil design was produced in April, 1965, but withdrawn due to its striking similarity to the Lippes Loop and was protested by the Ortho Pharmaceutical Corp.

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Creation Date

1965

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 and patent laws.

Keywords

Intrauterine Contraception; Intrauterine Devices; Lippes Loop, Ortho Pharmaceutical Corp.

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