IUDs and PID: a comparative trial of strings versus stringless devices.

Abstract

An international multicentered clinical trial was designed to determine the possible role of intrauterine device (IUD) marker strings in the etiology of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID). A total of 1265 women were admitted and randomly allocated to receive either a standard TCu200 IUD or a TCu200 IUD without marker strings. These patients were followed-up… (More)

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@article{Potts1991IUDsAP, title={IUDs and PID: a comparative trial of strings versus stringless devices.}, author={D. M. Potts and Cora Champion and M Kozuh-novak and F Alvarez-sanchez and R Santiso-Galvez and Ximena Tacla and Judith Levy Cohen and Rosario Rivera}, journal={Advances in contraception : the official journal of the Society for the Advancement of Contraception}, year={1991}, volume={7 2-3}, pages={231-40} }