levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system

Known as: LNG-IUS 
A long-acting, hormone-releasing, intrauterine device consisting of a small, T-shaped, polyethylene frame and a reservoired synthetic progesterone… (More)
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1968-2018
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2011
2011
OBJECTIVE To compare efficacy of the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG-IUS; Mirena) with depot GnRH analogue… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy and safety of the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system and oral medroxyprogesterone… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE To study the recurrence of breast cancer among patients who were using the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system… (More)
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2006
2006
OBJECTIVE To determine an estimated incidence of uterine perforations related to the insertion of a levonorgestrel-releasing… (More)
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2005
2005
OBJECTIVE The effect of exogenous hormones on the incidence of breast cancer has been extensively studied. Most studies regarding… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND The objective of this multicentre randomized, controlled clinical trial was to compare the efficacy of a… (More)
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2004
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2004
This 1-year randomized study was carried out at family-planning clinics of two university hospitals to compare the safety and… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE This study was designed to evaluate the potential usefulness of the levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (LNG… (More)
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2002
2002
The objectives of this study were to evaluate the bleeding patterns and clinical performance during the first 2 years of use of… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND Heavy menstrual blood loss is a common reason for women to seek medical care. The levonorgestrel-releasing… (More)
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