birth control device


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Noun1.birth control device - an agent or device intended to prevent conceptionbirth control device - an agent or device intended to prevent conception
cervical cap - a contraceptive device consisting of a small thimble-shaped cup that is placed over the uterine cervix to prevent the entrance of spermatozoa
coil - a contraceptive device placed inside a woman's womb
condom, prophylactic, safe, rubber, safety - contraceptive device consisting of a sheath of thin rubber or latex that is worn over the penis during intercourse
device - an instrumentality invented for a particular purpose; "the device is small enough to wear on your wrist"; "a device intended to conserve water"
contraceptive diaphragm, pessary, diaphragm - a contraceptive device consisting of a flexible dome-shaped cup made of rubber or plastic; it is filled with spermicide and fitted over the uterine cervix
intrauterine device, IUD - contraceptive device consisting of a piece of bent plastic or metal that is inserted through the vagina into the uterus
morning-after pill - a large dose of estrogen taken orally within 24 to 72 hours after intercourse; prevents implantation of a fertilized ovum and so acts as a contraceptive; commonly used after rape or incest
anovulant, anovulatory drug, birth control pill, contraceptive pill, oral contraceptive, oral contraceptive pill, pill - a contraceptive in the form of a pill containing estrogen and progestin to inhibit ovulation and so prevent conception
spermatocide, spermicide - a contraceptive agent that kills spermatozoa
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Quantum's work on both a hypertension medication and a birth control device has awarded the agency two finalist positions in the Best Branded Television Campaign category.
Nasdaq:CPTS) today announced that the July 2003 issue of Obstetrics & Gynecology (The Green Journal), a prestigious peer-reviewed journal published by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), features data from the Pivotal trial of Essure(R), a nonincisional, permanent birth control device.
Nasdaq:CPTS), developer of the non-incisional permanent birth control procedure Essure(TM) pbc, previously known as STOP (Selective Tubal Occlusion Procedure) non-surgical permanent birth control device for women, today announced that the Company will release 2001 third quarter financial results on Wednesday, Oct.
Nasdaq:CPTS), developer of the STOP(TM) (Selective Tubal Occlusion Procedure) non-surgical permanent birth control device for women, today announced the appointment of William H.
Nasdaq:CPTS), developer of the STOP(TM) (Selective Tubal Occlusion Procedure) non-surgical permanent birth control device for women, today announced that the company will release 2001 first quarter financial results on Thursday, April 26, 2001.
NASDAQ NM: CPTS), developer of the STOP(TM) (Selective Tubal Occlusion Procedure) non-surgical permanent birth control device for women, today announced the completion of a private placement of approximately 1,643,000 shares of newly issued common stock to select institutional and other accredited investors led by The Kaufmann Fund at a price of $7 per share.
Nasdaq NM:CPTS), developer of the STOP(TM) (Selective Tubal Occlusion Procedure) non-surgical permanent birth control device for women, announced that the first interim review of data from the STOP pivotal trial found a reduction in average procedure time, an increase in the rate of placement in both fallopian tubes (bilateral placement), and a decrease in the adverse event rate, when compared with interim data from the Phase II study as of March 23, 2001.
The effective contraceptive methods of birth control include intrauterine and implantable birth control devices followed by a number of hormone based methods including oral pills, patches, vaginal rings, and injections.
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He brought out a concern that was ingeniously captured by the cartoon when he said that "[c]ontraceptives and birth control devices, distributed even among the young because of lack of stringent control, can lead to a generation of young Filipinos uncaring about the morality of instant sex and irresponsible in their view about pregnancies.
The mandate does not include coverage for surgical abortions, but it does include coverage for birth control pills, birth control devices and the "morning after pill," which can end newly established pregnancies.