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Tuatapere Medical Centre

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IUCD Insertion

An Intrauterine Contraceptive Device (IUCD) is inserted into a woman’s uterus to prevent pregnancy. Depending on the type of device, it will need to be changed after between three and five years.  
One particular brand of IUCD is often used to reduce heavy bleeding during periods. 

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    (03) 226 6123

  • Fax

    (03) 226 6348

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69A Orawia Road
Southland 9620

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Street Address

69A Orawia Road
Southland 9620

Postal Address

PO Box 10
Tuatapere 9642

This page was last updated at 12:15PM on December 24, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Tuatapere Medical Centre.