C. Nash et T. Staunton, Focal brachial cutaneous neuropathy associated with Norplant (R) use: Suggests careful consideration of the recommended site for inserting contraceptive implants, J FAM PLAN, 27(3), 2001, pp. 155-156
Public Health & Health Care Science
JOURNAL OF FAMILY PLANNING AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH CARE
A case of neuropathy in the medial antebrachial cutaneous nerve of the fore
arm following a Norplant (R) removal is described. The incidence of this pr
oblem is uncertain. The suggested siting of the contraceptive implants dire
ctly over the bicipital groove is questioned.