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Figure 5: Hysteroscopic pictures. Retained intrauterine device for 23 years in a 58-year-old G4P4 (4003). Lippes loop intrauterine device (a). Removal attempted using a semirigid Fr. 3 forceps by grasping the string (b). Removal attempted using a semirigid Fr. 3 forceps by grasping the loop (c). Intrauterine device removed using a rigid forceps, seen at the periphery (yellow circle) (d). Endometrium after removal of the intrauterine device (e)

Figure 5: Hysteroscopic pictures. Retained intrauterine device for 23 years in a 58-year-old G4P4 (4003). Lippes loop intrauterine device (a). Removal attempted using a semirigid Fr. 3 forceps by grasping the string (b). Removal attempted using a semirigid Fr. 3 forceps by grasping the loop (c). Intrauterine device removed using a rigid forceps, seen at the periphery (yellow circle) (d). Endometrium after removal of the intrauterine device (e)