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The entire procedure should take no more than 15-20 minutes. The doctor/nurse will need to open the vagina and keep it open with a clamp. This is the exact same procedure as when you have a smear test done. The coil can then easily be placed through the cervix into the womb.
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While this has long been off the market, women still remember just how bad it used to be. These days the coil is a safe and effective contraceptive procedure. Many people get IUD and IUS mixed up. The IUS devices contain hormones which are released into the body. IUD devices don't.
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