Item ID #
Gynekoil (sm.); Margulies Spiral
Manufacturer and Distributor
Ortho Pharmaceutical, Raritan, NJ
US: 3,200,815; 08-17-1965
93mm (L) x 26mm (W)
Plastic spiral with a long beaded tail that was designed to descend down the cervical canal. The tail could be trimmed. Often referred to as the Margulies Spiral, although marketed with the name Gynekoil.
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.
Intrauterine Contraception; Intrauterine Devices; Gynekoil; Margulies Spiral