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'Durex' diaphragm, England, 1955-1970

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Durex made this cervical cap. It is a barrier contraceptive. It sits over the cervix and acts as a barrier to sperm entering the uterus. The cap comes with a storage case and instructions. It was approved for use by the Family Planning Association. Cervical caps come in different sizes. Each woman wishing to use one is assessed by a physician to establish the correct size for her. maker: Durex Place made: England, United Kingdom

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