vaginal pouch


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A barrier-type contraceptive device worn by a woman, which offers some protection against pregnancy and STDs.
Pros Compatible with oil-based lubricants; greater protection is provided for the external genitalia of both partners; it can be cleaned and re-used up to 10 times without compromising its structural integrity
Cons The device was not enthusiastically adopted after its 1988 launch, given its high cost—$0.72—the skill required to properly deploy it and the rustling sound the material imparted while in use
Success rate FC has an annual pregnancy rate of 21-26% vs ± 15% with a condom

vaginal pouch

Female condom, see there.

vag·i·nal ring

(vaj'i-năl ring)
A silicon ring impregnated with a drug (e.g., estrogen) designed for sustained release.
Synonym(s): vaginal pouch.
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Patients with cervical aplasia with a functional midline uterine corpus have aplasia of the lower two thirds of the vagina with an upper vaginal pouch. Valdes et al [2] have reported the use of pre-operative ultrasonography in evaluation of two patients with atresia of vagina and cervix but in our case these variants were not detected by ultrasonography.
The males also developed a "vaginal pouch" -- a structure characteristic of the female reproductive tract.
Per speculum examination revealed blind vaginal pouch, good rugosity, cervix not seen.
On per vaginal examination, uterus was absent with blind vaginal pouch of 3 cm.