GyneFix IUD with insertion system

Made:
2000

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GyneFix IUD with insertion system, in box, manufactured by Contrel, Belgium, 2000, distributed by FP Sales Ltd. The IUD consists of a non-biodegradable suture thread on which six copper tubes are threaded and it is inside the insertion apparatus. The implant is frameless, flexible and attaches to the fundus of the uterus. There is also a second tool for insertions. The package within the box is open.

Details

Category:
Obstetrics, Gynaecology & Contraception
Object Number:
2002-515 Pt2
Materials:
cardboard, copper, metal, nylon and plastic
Measurements:
overall: 14 x 300 x 65 mm
type:
iud
credit:
F P Sales Ltd