Intrauterine Device-A Long-term Effective Contraceptive Method

Mariana Stuparu-Cretu, Alina Mihaela Calin, Aurel Nechita, Anca Sava, Luana Macovei, Gheorghe Raftu
2019 Revista de chimie (Bucuresti)  
The Intrauterine Device (IUD) is a modern method of intrauterine contraception, with high efficiency and long lasting uninterrupted use. The study of IUD dropout rate in first year of use and the frequency of unexpected pregnancies A prospective study was conducted within the Buna Vestire Galati Obstetrics and Gynecology Hospital during 2014 - 2015, which tracked women who had requested the installation of an IUD via the Family Planning Practice in the hospital ambulatory and who observed the
more » ... commended control visits. Various types of IUDs, most of them T-Cooper 380 and with progestagen (LNG-IUD), less with Gold were fitted. Of the total number of IDUs in that period, 67.6% returned to the indicated annual check or when some issues were reported. As a complaint to the method, there was only one case of intrauterine pregnancy and two IUDs lost. Three women gave up the IUD to have a pregnancy, and two requested extraction of an LNG-IUD due to repeated bleeding. One case had a PID that required admission and removal of IUD. IUD is a highly user-friendly method. We assume that women who have not returned to control tolerated IUD in a good way, and a small percentage of all users had specific problems.
doi:10.37358/rc.19.3.7044 fatcat:klosnwjtgrc3nlyslbvtpat36a