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Use of Intrauterine Devices and Risk of HIV Acquisition among Insured Women in the U.S.

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Summary of "Use of Intrauterine Devices and Risk of HIV Acquisition among Insured Women in the U.S."

Concerns have been raised about progestin-containing contraceptives and risk of HIV acquisition. Based on health insurance data from 622,565 women in the U.S. with intrauterine device (IUD) insertions during 2011-2018, there was no increased risk of incident HIV diagnosis among women using levonorgestrel-releasing IUDs compared with those using copper IUDs.

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Name: Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America
ISSN: 1537-6591
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Intrauterine devices that release contraceptive agents.

Intrauterine contraceptive devices that depend on the release of metallic copper.

Spontaneous loss of INTRAUTERINE DEVICES from the UTERUS.

Contraceptive devices placed high in the uterine fundus with a string extending from the device through the cervical as into the vagina. (UMDNS, 1999)

Cost-sharing mechanisms that provide for payment by the insured of some portion of covered expenses. Deductibles are the amounts paid by the insured under a health insurance contract before benefits become payable; coinsurance is the provision under which the insured pays part of the medical bill, usually according to a fixed percentage, when benefits become payable.

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