Content - Volume 60, Issue 1
In the course of 6 months, 1888 intra-uterine contraceptive devices (IUCD) were inserted in a public clinic for contraception. In 10 of the women the IUCD subsequently had to be removed because of skin complaints. Four of these women as well as 3 out-patients of the Department of Dermatology. The Finsen Institute, who had been fitted with an IUCD were tested for metal allergy with closed patch tes ...