Definition of Lippes loop in English:

Lippes loop

Line breaks: Lip¦pes loop
Pronunciation: /ˈlɪpɪz
 
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noun

  • A type of intrauterine contraceptive device made of inert plastic in a double S-shape, which can be inserted for long periods.

Origin

1960s: named after Jack Lippes (born 1924), American obstetrician.

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