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Int Med Case Rep J


Spontaneously Expelled Lippes Loop IUD After 40 Years of Use: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.


Tilahun T, Tadesse A, Oljira R
Int Med Case Rep J. 2022; 15:373-377.
PMID: 35899089.


Intrauterine devices are a widely used method of contraception worldwide. These devices are reliable, cost-effective, long-acting, and reversible. Their placement in the uterus is usually simple and safe. Forgotten IUDs carry some complications and can adversely affect the health of women. Therefore, appropriate counseling during insertion and timely removal is crucial.