The influence of the Gyne-T 380S IUD on menstrual blood loss and iron status.

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The influence of the Gyne-T 380S intrauterine contraceptive device (IUD) on menstrual blood loss (MBL) and iron status (hemoglobin, hematocrit, red cell count and indices, and serum ferritin) was evaluated. MBL was determined objectively by the alkaline hematin method in 18 women (mean age 37.1 +/- 1.6 yr, range 22-46 yr) before and 3, 6 and 12 months after… (More)

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@article{Milsom1995TheIO, title={The influence of the Gyne-T 380S IUD on menstrual blood loss and iron status.}, author={Ian Milsom and K. Andersson and Kristjan Jonasson and G{\"o}ran Lindstedt and G{\"o}ran Rybo}, journal={Contraception}, year={1995}, volume={52 3}, pages={175-9} }