intrauterine device


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Synonyms for intrauterine device

contraceptive device consisting of a piece of bent plastic or metal that is inserted through the vagina into the uterus

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Risk of clinical pelvic inflammatory disease attributable to an intrauterine device.
The levonorgestrel intrauterine devices (LNG-IUDs), including the levonorgestrel intrauterine systems Mirena, Liletta, Skyla, and Kyleena, and the etonogestrel implant (Nexplanon) are among the most effective contraceptives available for women.
Arrow: Intrauterine Device, S: Spine, P: Placenta, PPROM: Preterm premature rupture of membrane.
Therefore, it is suggested to use copper intrauterine devices within less than 48 hours or more than 4 weeks of time after delivery in postpartum and breastfeeding or not breastfeeding period [10].
Not hormonal Between Day 1 and Day 5 of menstrual bleeding Combination oral contraceptive While taking placebo tablets pills Patch Within 7 days of removal of the patch Vaginal ring Within 7 days of removal of the vaginal ring Progestin-only pill Within 24 hours of taking a tablet Medroxyprogesterone acetate On the day the injection is due LNG-IUD Same day as removal Implant Same day as removal LNG-IUD, levonorgestrel intrauterine device.
Keywords: Aerobic microorganisms, colony-forming unit (CFU), sterilization, intrauterine device insertion, uterine sound instrument
Intrauterine device (IUCD) is among the most effective form of birth control available, with important advantages over other methods of contraception.
The patient's mother denied any family history of disease; she did say that during her gestation she had an intrauterine device (IUD) inserted into her uterus by the family planning department when she was 24 (she had already given birth to 1 boy and 1 girl).
The targeta[euro](tm)s development portfolio includes a hormonal intrauterine device (IUD), which is an oral contraceptive containing natural estrogen, as well as biochemical tests for the assessment of egg quality during in-vitro fertilisation, and pharmacologic treatments for cervical dysplasia.
The target's development portfolio includes a hormonal intrauterine device (IUD), which is an oral contraceptive containing natural estrogen, as well as biochemical tests for the assessment of egg quality during in-vitro fertilisation, and pharmacologic treatments for cervical dysplasia.
SHACT is a product which has been developed for pain relief in connection with intrauterine device (IUD) insertion.
Auterus-sparing therapy that combines delivery of progesterone via an intrauterine device with injections of gonadotropin-releasing hormone appears to have preserved fertility in a majority of women treated for early endometrial cancer in a small prospective study.
The four drugs at issue are Lilly's Cymbalta; the diabetes drug Byetta, comarketed by Lilly and Amylin; Cephalon's lymphoma and leukemia treatment Treanda; and Bayer's intrauterine device Mirena.
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