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Use of frameless intrauterine devices and systems in young nulliparous and adolescent women: results of a multicenter study
Background The purpose of this study was to provide additional data on the experience with frameless copper and levonorgestrel (LNG) intrauterine devices (IUDs) in nulliparous and adolescent women.Expand
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Die laparoskopische suprazervikale Hysterektomie. Prospektive Multizenterstudie des VAAO
Study Objective: Laparoscopic supracervical hysterectomy (LASH) is an alternative to total hysterectomy for benign conditions in cases where conservative treatment options fail and hysterectomy isExpand
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Malposition and displacement of intrauterine devices– diagnosis, management and prevention
Introduction: Malposition and displacement of IUDs is an important drawback of all conventional intrauterine devices which rely sole on size for uterine retention. Areas covered: This expert opinionExpand
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Precision intrauterine contraception may significantly increase continuation of use: a review of long-term clinical experience with frameless copper-releasing intrauterine contraception devices
Objective The purpose of this paper is to review the experience with the frameless, anchored, GyneFix copper-releasing intrauterine contraceptive devices (IUCDs/IUDs) (Contrel Europe, Belgium), andExpand
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A multicenter study assessing uterine cavity width in over 400 nulliparous women seeking IUD insertion using 2D and 3D sonography.
BACKGROUND In the selection of an appropriate IUD little consideration is placed on device size or adequacy of fit. Properly fitting IUDs will likely lead to less adverse effects or patientExpand
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Intrauterine devices that do not fit well cause side effects, become embedded, or are expelled and can even perforate the uterine wall.
Letter to the Editor: I would like to make some comments related to the article by Kho et al titled ‘‘Perforated Intraperitoneal Intrauterine Contraceptive Devices: Diagnosis, Management and ClinicalExpand
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Current status of frameless anchored IUD for immediate intracesarean insertion.
Immediate postpartum intrauterine device (IUD) insertion deserves great attention as it can provide immediate, timely and convenient contraception plus the added benefit of preventing repeatExpand
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Intrauterine levonorgestrel delivery with frameless fibrous delivery system: review of clinical experience
The concept of using a frameless intrauterine device (IUD) instead of the conventional plastic framed IUD is not new. Frameless copper IUDs have been available since the late 1990s. They rely on anExpand
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Side effects of intrauterine devices are often related to disproportion with the endometrial cavity-is there a role for pre-insertion ultrasound?
We would like to comment with reference to an earlier article by Van Schoubroeck et al. entitled ‘‘Pain and bleeding pattern related to levonorgestrel intrauterine system (LNG-IUS) insertion’’. TheExpand
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Intrauterine systems: a frameless future?
ABSTRACT Introduction: Intrauterine devices (IUD) are viewed as important contraceptive methodologies to prevent unintended pregnancy. Areas covered: This expert opinion examines the place ofExpand
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