Flat Spring

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Diaphragm (contraceptive) - Types
... are also available with different types of springs in the rim ... An arcing spring folds into an arc shape when the sides are compressed ... Unlike other spring types, arcing springs may be used by women with mild cystocele, rectocele, or retroversion ...

Famous quotes containing the words spring and/or flat:

    Off south, the bison multiply so fast
    a slaughter’s mandatory every spring
    and every spring the creeks get fat
    and Kicking Horse fills up.
    Richard Hugo (1923–1982)

    A man can go from being a lover to being a stranger in three moves flat ... but a woman under the guise of friendship will engage in acts of duplicity which come to light very much later. There are different species of self-justification.
    Anita Brookner (b. 1938)