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Lamar, MO
A 33-year-old female asked:

Had nexplanon for 2 years. have had severe headaches off and on..but now i'm having extreme pain in my arm of placement, neck, and sometimes my back. ?

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Dr. Peter Baumann
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Investigate: When a nexplanon device causes pain in the arm of placement radiating to the neck and back, the implant may have become dislodged, its site needs to be identified by ultrasound, and it needs to be potentially removed.
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Last updated Jan 29, 2017


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