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Triple Intrauterine Devices: A Rare Case

Wint-Thida Htay, Sukson Chaiviratttana, Amornrat Thanachiviwat

Keywords : Extrauterine, Intrauterine device, Laparoscopy uterine perforation.

Citation Information : Htay W, Chaiviratttana S, Thanachiviwat A. Triple Intrauterine Devices: A Rare Case. J South Asian Feder Obs Gynae 2018; 10 (3):225-226.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10006-1595

Published Online: 01-08-2015

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2018; The Author(s).


This was the rare case of three intra-uterine devices (IUD) in one lady. One was lost, another was translocated intra-abdominally, and the other was still functioning for 20 years. This report highlighted the importance of in-depth knowledge of health education, proper diagnostic evaluation and the role of laparoscopy in this management.

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