Item ID #
Dalkon Shield - Nulliparous
Ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer; Barium sulfate
Hugh J. Davis, M.D.; Irwin Lerner, M.D.
Manufacturer and Distributor
A. H. Robins Co., Richmond, Virginia
21mm (L) x 21mm (W)
A membrane-type device with webbed fundal-seeking lateral fins. The dimensions of the standard Dalkon Shield were lessened. Aimed at the woman who had never been pregnant. Cervical thread.
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; Dalkon Shield