Intrauterine Device Removal



One of the many benefits of utilizing intrauterine contraception is the typical ease with which the device can be inserted and removed. Following patient counseling, once the patient and provider have together formulated a decision to remove the device, retrieval of the apparatus can often be accomplished in a short office visit.


Intrauterine Device Sterile Cotton Swab Bimanual Examination Vaginal Speculum Ring Forceps 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Division Chief for Public HealthDepartment of Family Medicine University of New England College of Osteopathic MedicineBiddefordUSA

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