intrauterine

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj intrauterine within the womb
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Intrauterine Within the uterus or womb; as, intrauterine hemorrhage; an intrauterine device.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • intrauterine Lying, existing, or occurring within the uterus.
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Usage

In literature:

The semen ejaculated is sucked up by an intrauterine syringe which has been properly disinfected and kept warm.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Intrauterine: applied to development, when the young hatch within the vagina of the mother.
"Explanation of Terms Used in Entomology" by John. B. Smith
In such cases it is now well known that intrauterine amputation has taken place.
"Essays In Pastoral Medicine" by Austin ÓMalley
It is undoubted, however, that actual intrauterine injections were made.
"Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times" by John Stewart Milne
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In news:

(CBS News) A new study shows that women who use birth control pill s, the patch or vaginal ring are 20 times more likely to have an unintended pregnancy than those who use an intrauterine device (IUD) or implant.
Use of the intrauterine device (IUD) is avoided because of perceived risk of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) associated with sexually transmitted infections (STI).
Jamie Grifo said because "IVF is more involved, more invasive and more expensive," he usually recommends that infertile couples try intrauterine insemination (IUI) first.
The value of antibiotic prophylaxis before insertion of an intrauterine device (IUD) remains uncertain.
Doctors Say Intrauterine Devices or Implants Are the Best Birth Control for Teens.
Evidence of intrauterine effects on suicidal behaviour.
Intrauterine devices ( IUDs ) prevent unwanted pregnancies.
Recently published data indicate, however, that a levonorgestrel-releasing intrauterine system (IUS) is effective for treating excessive menstrual bleeding and pelvic pain caused by endometriosis.
Complete uterine perforation by an intrauterine contraceptive device.
Globally, intrauterine contraceptive devices (IUDs) are used by more women as a method of reversible contraception than is any other.
(CBS News) A new study shows that women who use birth control pills, the patch or vaginal ring are 20 times more likely to have an unintended pregnancy than those who use an intrauterine device (IUD) or implant.
Will new insurance coverage make the intrauterine device America's favorite contraceptive.
Intrauterine Surgery Improves Prognosis For The Fetus.
One presentation will talk about using the intrauterine insemination in a 50,000-sow system and what that requires studs to do differently.
With pork production margins being squeezed, new technology must be economically feasible and intrauterine insemination has yet to pass that test.
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