Effect of Intrauterine Silk Thread Suture on Fertility of Female Rats.

A plastic intrauterine loop is being investigated as an antifertility agent in women. This method of fertility control is cheap and convenient. A model possibly having a similar mechanismof action can be produced by inserting a silk thread into one uterine horn of the rat. The procedure prevents implantation in the treated horn but not in the control horn… CONTINUE READING