contraceptive device


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con·tra·cep·tive de·vice

a device used to prevent pregnancy, for example, occlusive diaphragm, condom, intrauterine device.

con·tra·cep·tive de·vice

(kon'tră-sep'tiv dĕ-vīs')
A device used to prevent pregnancy (e.g., occlusive diaphragm, condom, intrauterine device).
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Acceptance, perception, experience and satisfaction of the couple with postpartum intrauterine contraceptive devices (PPIUCD) insertions.
Intrauterine contraceptive devices are frequently used reliable methods of birth control with an incidence of 16.5% in developing and 9.4% in the developed nations 1.
Women of the age group of 15 - 20 years were mostly practicing tubal ligation 87 (14.5%), condoms 56 (9.0%), intrauterine contraceptive devices 23 (3.8%), hormonal pills 4 (0.7%).
Immediate postplacental insertion of an intrauterine contraceptive device during cesarean section.
Conclusion: Contraceptive devices are under-utilized in the study participants.
Vyas, "Misplaced intrauterine contraceptive devices: common errors; uncommon complications," Journal of Clinical and Diagnostic Research, vol.
Intravesical stone formation on intrauterine contraceptive device. Int Urol Nephrol 2004;36(3):345-348.
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Temporary methods include hormonal pills, monthly injectables, intrauterine contraceptive devices, barrier methods, withdrawal, fertility awareness and lactational amenorrhea; whereas permanent methods include male and female sterilisation.6
Appendix perforation by an intrauterine contraceptive device. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 2000;88:129-31.
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The doctors had no answers, so Rob googled his way to what he now believes is the likely culprit: NuvaRing, a flexible plastic contraceptive device that, when inserted vaginally, releases hormones for about three weeks.