Intrauterine Pessary Definition


Intrauterine Pessary: Contraceptive devices placed high in the uterine fundus with a string extending from the device through the cervical as into the vagina. (UMDNS, 1999)

Synonym: unmedicated iud, iuds, iud migration, iud, intrauterine devices, intrauterine device migration, intrauterine device, intrauterine contraceptive device, intracervical pessary.

Additional tags: intrauterine pessary