Item ID #

TCC-D2-I-011

Device

Massouras Duck's Foot

Device Type

Web; Multiplane

Classification

intrauterine

Composition

Polyethylene or silicone with barium sulfate, stainless steel

Developer

H. G. Massouras, M.D., University of Athens, Greece

Manufacturer and Distributor

H. G. Massouras, M.D., University of Athens, Greece

Size

77mm (L) x 40mm (W)

Description

3 horizontal appendages - may be cut to fit uterus. Small hole in the cervical end of stem for threads. 2 triangular wings. Developed to treat and prevent intrauterine or intracervical adhesions. 'V' at fundal end with the wings in between the 'v'.

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Creation Date

1969

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 laws.

Keywords

Intrauterine Contraception; Intrauterine Devices; Adhesions; Web; Wings

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