Capsule + Breast Implant Removal

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Should the Capsule Be Removed During Breast Implant Removal?

I have only had my implants for 2 years. Silicone, places under muscle. I have had no trouble but would like them out. I am wondering if the... READ MORE

Breast Scar Capsule After Implant Explantation

I want to have my silicone gel implants removed. I have had them for two years. I have had no problems, just feel it was a big mistake and would like... READ MORE

I Am Going to Have my Saline Implants Removed. Should I Remove the Capsules?

I am going to have my 10 year old saline breast implants removed. Should I also have the capsules removed, I have been having minimal discomfort in... READ MORE

Breast Explant and Lift Without Getting More Implants?

I had my saline implants deflated 3 days ago. The Dr pulled out 190 ccs from each breast. The bags r still inside me. They are very flat at the top... READ MORE

How Long Does It Take for the Capsule to Dissolve Back into the Body After Breast Implant Removal?

How long does it take for the capsule to dissolve back into the body after breast implant removal? READ MORE

Should I Allow my PS to Remove Silicone Implants That Are Under the Muscle Using Just Local and Not Removing the Capsule?

I have Allergan, HP, 320, placed under the muscle two years ago. I am a muscular, small woman, who had very little breast tissue to begin with. I... READ MORE

Does the Capsule Have to Be Removed when Removing Breast Implants?

My ps said he does not remove the capsules since they contain tissue when removing implants. Is this harmful? He also said that since I had a lift a... READ MORE

How Will I Know Fluid is Present in Capsule After Explantation with No Capsulectomy?

If there is fluid present in capsule will it go away eventually? Should I limit upper body stretching and exercising to allow capsule to heal ? READ MORE

PIP Victim is Sub Muscular Implant AND Capsule Removal my Best Option?

I am 38 have had PIP submuscular implants I think 220 for 6 years I want them removed and not replaced I have read a lot about the capsule and would... READ MORE

Should I Have Explantation at Two Months?

I am 7 weeks post op ( silicone 400 cc's). i was a small B before surgery and now i want them removed. I am truly not happy and i felt more... READ MORE

Is Removal of the Breast Capsule Necessary After Only 3 Months? (photo)

I am having my silicone implants (unders) removed after only having them for 3 months because my body isn't adjusting well to them. I am having back... READ MORE

What is the Capsule That Many Doctors Refer to with Regards to Breast Implants?

I am exploring breast implant explantation, and in many Q&As, the Doctors refer to the 'capsule' created by the implant. What is this made... READ MORE

Implant Capsule and Breast Size After Implant Removal?

Hello. my explant surgery is on 29 nov and I am now feeling very nervous. I don't have much info about the size of the implant but generally how many... READ MORE

How to Tell if the Capsules Are Thin and Soft?

I have had silicone implants under the muscle for 4 years, no major problems except slightly palpable, and I can feel a small knuckle near my cleavage... READ MORE

Is Capsule Removal Necessary When Explanting with CC?

Hi! I had my BA in June and have had 3 complications in that time so I'm now looking to explant. I had CC on the right side at 11 Weeks post op. I had... READ MORE

I Had PIP Implants Removed June 2012?

I had PIP implants removed back in June 2012, Rt implant ruptured, over the last month my right breast has had 3 aspirations done due to fluid build... READ MORE

Capsule and Aesthetic Results?

I am getting my subgladular 400 cc silicone implants removed without lift or replacement at this time. The capsule is thin, and my doc wants to do... READ MORE

Implant Removal Without Capsulectomy: Does It Impact Future Breast Cancer Screening?

I'm planning to remove my 2.5 year old silicone implants and considering leaving the capsules in. Will the remaining capsule impact future breast... READ MORE

Do Hard Capsules Also Need to Be Removed During Breast Implant Removal?

Had my saline implants 6yrs ago. i had a baby and was able to breastfeed but I got mastitis once during the course of breastfeeding. I developed... READ MORE

I would like to remove my large saline implants after 13 years without a lift. Will I need to remove the capsule? (photo)

I've had no trouble with rippling or hardening. They haven't bottomed out. Thanks for any advice. READ MORE

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