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Copper Omega - experimental
Polypropylene without barium sulfate; Copper
Dr. Charles Emmet (England)
35mm x 37mm
Open ring devicemade from polypropylene without barium sulphate, with nodules on both ends. 0.30mm dia. copper wire wrapped around device covering 200-300mm(squared) surface area. Nylon or polyethylene threads off ends. This was an experimental design studied between 1969 and 1975. The Copper Omega was made in both a nullipaous and multiparous size.
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; Linear IUD; Omega; Copper; Experimental devices