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The impalpable Implanon®: a case report
  1. Sue Stillwell, MRCOG, DCH, Career Grade Trainee,
  2. Peter Sheppard, MBBS, FRCR, Consultant Radiologist and
  3. Steven Searle, MFPHM, MFFP, Consultant
  1. Contraception and Sexual Health, Saltergate Health Centre, Saltergate, Chesterfield, UK


This is a case report of an Implanon® contraceptive device that was impalpable after insertion and a discussion of the management of the impalpable Implanon.

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