Intrauterine pregnancy

  • David A. Edelman
  • Gary S. Berger
  • Louis Keith


The IUD is intended to prevent pregnancy; nevertheless, pregnancies have occurred with IUDs in situ. In most instances, the reasons for this method failure are unknown.


Spontaneous Abortion Spontaneous Abortion Rate Intrauterine Device Intrauterine Pregnancy Complicated Pregnancy 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David A. Edelman
    • 1
  • Gary S. Berger
    • 2
  • Louis Keith
    • 3
  1. 1.International Fertility Research Program Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel HillUSA
  2. 2.Department of Obstetrics and GynecologyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel HillUSA
  3. 3.Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology NorthwesternUniversity Medical School and Prentice Women’s Hospital and Maternity Center ChicagoUSA

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