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IUD

abbr.
intrauterine device

IUD

or

IUCD

abbreviation for
(Medicine) intrauterine device or intrauterine contraceptive device

IUD

intrauterine device.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.IUD - contraceptive device consisting of a piece of bent plastic or metal that is inserted through the vagina into the uterus
loop - an intrauterine device in the shape of a loop
Translations
وَسيلَة مَنْع الحَمْل
nitroděložní tělísko
spiral
fogamzásgátló méhhurokméhűri betét
intravaginals pretapauglošanas lidzeklis
rahim kılıfı

IUD

N ABBR =intrauterine deviceDIU m

IUD

[ˌaɪjuːˈdiː] n abbr (=intra-uterine device) → DIU m(= dispositif intra-utérin)

IUD

[ˌaɪjuːˈdiː] n abbr =intra-uterine deviceiud m inv

IUD

(ˌai juː ˈdiː) noun (abbreviation)
intrauterine device; a plastic or metal contraceptive used by women.

IUD

abbr intrauterine device. V. device.
References in periodicals archive ?
The observation that although nursing staff at both the SDH and medical college were trained in post-placental IUCD insertion, there were no PPIUCD insertions following vaginal delivery by the nursing staff in the medical college is worrying.
This difference was more marked in skills of IUCD insertion, making and suturing an episiotomy and AMSTL.
Unsatisfactory supply of contraceptives, illiteracy, myths, fear of side effects and lack of counselling during antepartum care of the patient are important constraints in acceptance of modern family planning methods in Pakistan.7 The immediate postpartum period is an ideal time to insert intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD) as the women are very receptive for contraception at this time.
Shahida Zaidi shared the successful AMAN-Rotary Intervention results for post partum and Post miscarriage IUCD intervention in Karachi.
[7] reported highest knowledge for female sterilization (93.2%) and low for spacing methods (86.8, 77.6, and 91.2% for oral pills, IUCD, and condom, respectively) and male sterilization (86.2%).
Oral contraceptive pills, male and female condoms, IUCDS, contraceptive injections are some of the temporary methods.
The most prevalent predisposing condition was pPROM in 25.2% (31/123) of the patients, followed by pregnancy with a retained IUCD (21.1% [26/123]), pregnancy after IVF (20.3% [25/123]), a history of transabdominal amniocentesis during the current pregnancy (8.9% [11/123]), or cervical cerclage (6.5% [8/123]).
On the basis of product type, the Global IUCD market has been segmented into copper IUCD and hormonal IUCD.
Agarwal, "Laparoscopic removal of extrauterine IUCD using fluoroscopy guidance: a case report," Journal of Gynecologic Surgery, vol.
The choices available through the national programme are limited to: oral pills, condoms, the intra uterine contraceptive device (IUCD) and female sterilization.
About 14.3% have used the female condom while about 8% and 5% have used combined oral contraceptive pills (COCPs) and injectables respectively; none has ever used intrauterine contraceptive device (IUCD) (Table 3).