The Intrauterine Device Brochure

Information for Men and Women

No. of pages: 2

Publication date: 2011

Author: UNFPA

Publisher: UNFPA

An Intrauterine Device or IUD is a small plasitic and copper device with two soft threads at the end that is put into a woman's womb. The threads hang through the opening at the entrance of the cervix into the top of the vagina. IUD is a long-acting reversible method of contraception.