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What does POP stand for?

POP stands for Progestogen-Only Pill (contraception)

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95 Paperback Rapid reference RG136 Gynecologist and lecturer Kubba provides comprehensive information concisely and also deals with the controversies of his specialty in this pocket guide, covering the contraceptive decision-making process as well as such drugs, devices and techniques as the combined pill, the progestogen-only pill, progestogen-only injectables, combined injectables, barrier methods, intrauterine devices and hormonal systems, transdermal hormonal systems, vaginal rings, subdermal implants, and sterilization.
The two types of pill available are combined oral contraceptives (containingoestrogen and progestogen), commonly referred to as COCs, and progestogen-only pills (POPs), sometimes termed ``the mini-pill''.
European Society of Contraception Congress, EDINBURGH, Scotland, June 24 /PRNewswire/ -- - Cerazette the first progestogen-only pill to remain effective if taken within 12 hours of usual time Today, Organon announced UK authority approval of a longer 'missed pill window' for the progestogen-only pill (POP or 'mini' pill), Cerazette(R).