NEET Zoology Reproductive Health Questions Solved

NEET - 2014

Which of the following is a hormone releasing Intra Uterine Device (IUD)?

(a) Multiload 375

(b) LNG-20

(c) Cervical cap

(d) Vault


(b) LNG-20 is a hormone releasing IUD, that makes the uterus unstable for implantation and cervix hostiling to sperm intera uterine devices ar plastic or metal objects which are inserted by the doctors into the uterus through vagina. These are available as

Non-medicated IUDS (i.e, lippes loop)

Copper releasing IUDS (e.g., multiload 375)

Hormone releasing (eg, progestasert).

Cervical caps and vaults are made up of rubber, and are inserted into the female reproductive tract to cover the cervix before coitus. They prevent conception.

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