Breast Implant Revision Q&A
30 Years Post-op + Breast Implant Revision
I am 60 years old, 5'7", 170lbs. I have breast implants from 1983, silicone, above muscle, 350cc. I am having a revsion Feb 1st. I am... READ MORE
I'm 60 years old and like most older women want to lose the matronly look that my 30 year old large implants give me. I'm curious if the pocket... READ MORE
I got silcone implants in 1979 & immediately they got hard. But it didn't bother me. For last 6 years ultrasounds have been showing... READ MORE
I was told it is called capsulated. It is very hard and sometimes discomfort. It is also emotionally debilitating as I am aware of it 24 hours a day.... READ MORE
I had 225 cc silicones placed over the muscle 30 years ago. They ruptured 2 years ago and I had them removed a few months ago. They were great... READ MORE
My implants, 35 yrs ago, were above the muscle and still look good. I have had encapsulation and lumps which are sometimes painful. The mammogram and... READ MORE
I'm 55. Had saline breast implants in1981-no problems. Now saggy and need replaced. I think I am about a C cup. What does this involve? READ MORE
Should I Replace 27 Year Old Implants I Am Relatively Happy with to Avoid Complications of Future Leakage?
They are soft, no leakage per MRI, folds on sides that bother me a bit but may have in new ones, as I have little fat. Plan to replace them BEFORE... READ MORE
I had 275cc gel implants in 1985, they are hard and uneven , i would like a d cup, do you think it will be an easy switch, and how costly. READ MORE
My 35 yr old silicone implants ruptured & had to be removed. Is re-augmentation considered "cosmetic" or "reconstructive"?
Without replacement, my upper torso would have been significantly deformed. surgeon Also, the implants caused most of my healthy breast tissue to... READ MORE
In 1996, I was 5 ft 2, 115lbs and got saline implants under muscle 275cc. Perfect. In 06 bigger implants my weight was 130lbs -375cc's put in. This... READ MORE
Severe capsular contracture around saline implants from 1978, Will I be able to achieve a natural feel through revision? (photo)
I had seven subsequent attemps to break the capsule in my left breast after surgery.The implants are now like hard irregular rocks under the soft... READ MORE
Want to get new implants , full C or D, with cleavage, I'm 56 had 275cc gel implants put in 1985, was an A cup, and they are hard and uneven , I made... READ MORE
I'm wondering if I need my implants replaced? I've had them for 30 years & starting to get some calcification.
I'm worried that my mammograms may not show lumps as easily as in the past. I also don't like the feel of them & there is some slight burning involved. READ MORE
Windsong Radiology is also keeping an eye on nodules they found but they do not appear to be malignant. As a result, would you recommend replacing the... READ MORE