Safety + Breast Implant Removal

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Is It Safe to Have Implants Removed While Awake?

I had my implants 4 years ago, under the muscle. I went from an A cup to a B cup. But I never really wanted them in the first place. I want them... READ MORE

Post Explant One Breast Drains a Lot and the Other Almost None at All, The Drains are Open, is this Safe?

I had my breast implants explanted 3 days ago. They were Mentor Silicone and places under the muscle. I have drains in, however my left breast is... READ MORE

Explant/Lift at the Same Time.

I want my implants removed, and am pretty sure I'll want a full lift, too, as I have larger implants and a decent amount of natural tissue.... READ MORE

Is it Dangerous For Breast Implants to be Removed in First 6 Weeks After Implanting?

I just had breast augmentation four weeks ago. I am 37, and after nursing four babies I really wanted some volume back. After some research online... READ MORE

Do You Have to Empty Saline Implants Before Removing Them?

I have 325cc implants. I have had them for 10 years without any complications. They are soft to the touch (not hard). I want them removed without... READ MORE

Breast Implant Removal and Lipo on Upper Flank

I am having my breast implants removed. doc will use my existing scar that is under the crease of my breast. She also offered to lipo the fat i have... READ MORE

Is It Safe To Drain Saline Implants Without Removal?

I Have Been Told By A PS That I Could Have My Implants Drained And Leave The Shells In Indefinitely....That They Would Just Shrivel Up To Little Balls... READ MORE

Is It Safe to Have my Breast Implants Removed in my Doctors Office??

Hi, i am 24 years old and have had silicone breast implants for 2 years. And i am wanting them out! My Dr. who put them in, told me he would take them... READ MORE

How safe is local anesthesia for breast implant removal?

Which type of anesthesia is the best if I don't want general for removal of saline implants. READ MORE

Breast explant surgery after 40 years. Which is safer: in office, or in a hospital under general with an anesthesiologist?

I am afraid of the psychological effect of no breasts, not fitting into clothes, etc. I have always had hard capsule, many immune issues, pain,... READ MORE

Are there any recovery/risk differences with with Breast Implant Removal through the armpit rather than under the breast fold?

All the posts I've read talk about removal of implants from breast underfold. My implants were inserted through my armpit behind breast muscles. I am... READ MORE

2 years Post-op Implants with level II Capsular Contracture: Is it Safe to Remove and Replace?

He did mention a medicine but he said it's known to have some side effects & usually isn't effective. So he suggest I have the capsule removed & place... READ MORE

Breast lift during implant removal? I have been battling breast infections. Is it safe to do a lift at same time?

I must get 20 year old implants out due to extreme pain and now 4 breast infections (R Breast gets red and really swollen) in a year and a half. I... READ MORE

Should the hospital pay for banned implant explantation in UK?

I had novagold hydrogel implants in 1999 which were banned from future use in 2000. I feel I had capsular contraction since the beginning but after... READ MORE

Is there any medical reason for NOT removing implants with incisions made above the breasts?

First, let me say I do not care if I see scars after explant. My surgeon and I are researching an above breast implant removal due to what she feels... READ MORE

8 weeks pregnant, yellow fluid from an old incision, surgery 7/9/14, My r breast is stiff and very hard with a yellow discharge.

8 weeks Pregnant and I have yellow fluid from an incision , surgery July 2014. My right breast is stiff and very hard. I just found out I am pregnant ... READ MORE

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