Encapsulated + Breast Implant Removal

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Scared of What Breasts Will Look Like After 23 Years of Silicone Implants over the Muscle?

I'm 48 w/silicone implants over the muscle for 23 years. They're encapsulated, but still maintain nipple location and look good w/no... READ MORE

Fully encapsulated implants, they look like bullets on my chest. I want implants removed but don't want to be flat again (Photo)

My first implants were in 1999, then I had a Capsulectomy and new implants in 2005. They quickly became hard again. I now want them removed without a... READ MORE

What Options Are to Have a Breast Removal Without Look Too Flat and Wrinkle?

I have my last procedure 10 years ago the ones before were encapsulated and I had pain and discomfort. Now my implants are under the muscle but taking... READ MORE

Bilateral Breast MRI of 35 Yr Old Silicone Gel Implants Shows Intracapsular Rupture. SOS PLS?

I am a 59-yr old with 35 year old subpectoral silicone gel implants. There's been encapsulation over the years which i am familiar with. However, 6... READ MORE

I Have COPD Can I Get Both my Implants Removed As the Left One is Encapulated?

Hello, I have had my saline implants since 1993,a few yrs. ago my left breast has encapulated and the right breast lost saline solution. I am 61 yrs.... READ MORE

Poor Outcome of Removal. Any Suggestions?

My first implants were in 83. Got them replaced in 2006. Left side kept encapsulating. Last surg was 2007. Got mentor gel under the muscle. Left... READ MORE

Best explant procedure for removal of potentially leaked silicone from encapsulated ruptured 39yr old silicone implants? (Photo)

Patient is 61 yrs, silicone implanted in 1976. I think implants are on top of muscle. I would like to follow explant with breast lift &/or autologous... READ MORE

My silicone breast implants were placed in1983. Will Medicare/United Healthcare supplement cover any of the costs involved?

The right implant has become very hard and encapsulated and migrated higher two months ago. It has become painful and restricting my shoulder movement... READ MORE

Can silicon implant removal & fat transfer enlargement be done in the same surgery?

I had silicone implants about 40 years ago. The first time I realized they'd become encapsulated, a doctor popped them in his office by manual... READ MORE

Do I need my breast implants removed?

Silicone implants placed 1979, never a problem-placed over muscle..diagnostic mammogram says encapsulated and slight leak on one side..no mri done.... READ MORE

Can all silicone be removed after rupture?

I had silicone implants in 1976. Because of encapsulation I had them removed in 1994. Doc said it was ruptured when he did the removal surgery.... READ MORE

Are there any special considerations to be aware of as I begin my search to find a surgeon to remove my 40 year old implants?

I am a 70 year old woman with 40 year old implants that encapsulated years ago. My left breast has become somewhat distorted from the implant now... READ MORE

Could Scar Tissue or Left over from Breast Explant or Silicon Particulates Cause Cancer?

I had my encapsulated breast implants removed a little over a year ago. Last week, I had the first mammogram since the surgery. I just received a... READ MORE

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