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Device manufacturer’s response to ‘Author’s response to Durbin reply concerning safety issue with TT380 Slimline intrauterine device and the new modified device’
  1. Charles-Dominique Lafont
  1. Correspondence to Dr Charles-Dominique Lafont, Laboratoire 7 MED, Le Bioparc, Hauterive 03270, France; 7medindustrie{at}

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Our devices have been distributed by Durbin plc in the UK since 2005. As of 30 June 2017, 276 265 TT 380 Slimline Standard and 36 668 TT 380 Slimline Short intrauterine devices (IUDs) have been distributed. Over this period, we have recorded 29 incidents of this nature, a rate of 0.0093%.

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