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MHRA alert about Nexplanon migration
  1. Kate Savage1,
  2. Kenneth Menon2,1
  1. 1Ongar Health Centre, Fyfield Road, Ongar, Essex CM5 0AL, UK; katesavage@nhs.net
  2. 2Ongar Health Centre, Fyfield Road, Ongar, Essex CM5 0AL, UK; kenmenon@aol.com
  1. Correspondence to Dr Kenneth Menon, Ongar Health Centre, Ongar, UK; kenmenon{at}aol.com

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Following the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) alert about migration of Nexplanon® on 15 June 2016,1 we audited the quality of insertion of the implant in patients at our surgery.

We wrote to a total of 127 patients asking them whether they could feel the shaft and/or the ends of the implant in …

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