Breast Implants Q&A

Ask a doctor

Breast Cancer + Breast Implants

Narrow 16 questions by:

Sort by:
  • Most visited
  • Recent
  • Answers

Do Breast Implants Cause Cancer?

Will breast implants cause breast cancer? I am planning to go for breast implants. After breast feeding, my breast is flat. However, I am concerned... READ MORE

Breast Implants for Patient with Dense Breasts and Fibroid Cysts?

Should someone with a strong family history of breast cancer not consider Breast implants? I have dense breasts, many fibroid cysts and my mother... READ MORE

Breast Implants Safe with History of Breast Cancer?

My sister had breast cancer a number of years ago. She's thankfully clear now, but needless to say there is a history of breast cancer in my family.... READ MORE

Should I Avoid Getting Breast Implants Due to my Family History of Breast Cancer?

I am in my 50's and my breasts are "sagging". I do not want the scarring associated with a lift. Is there a problem with getting either a... READ MORE

800cc Silicone Implants After Double Matectomy - Implants Look Like Mounds, Not Natural or Cleavage. What Can I Do?

I have always had big Boobs and cleavage .i found out i had cancer. Praise God im cancer free !Had a full double mastectomy But i just had my silicone... READ MORE

How Do Breast Implants over the Muscle Protect Against Cancer?

Why do some surgeons believe this (over the muscle implants) is a valid or better reason for reducing the likelihood of cancer in breasts? READ MORE

Breast Implants and Breast Cancer Detection?

I am getting breast implants under the muscle. By me getting implants would detection for breast cancer be limited in anyway? My mother had breast... READ MORE

Are Saline Implants Less Likely to Cause Breast Cancer Than Silicone Implants?

If breast cancer runs in my family, should I opt for saline implants? Why or why not? READ MORE

Saline Implant Rupture After Mammogram, What Should I Do?

I feel that my saline implant is smaller and that happened a little while after my mammogram. I was given more than the normal amount of xrays due to... READ MORE

Breast Implant Risks with Family History of Breast Cancer

Hi there, I have been considering breast implants for a while now but I was recently told that there are added risks if my family has a history of... READ MORE

Is Breast Cancer Difficult To Find with Breast Implants? With Fat Transfer?

I recently read an article (http://www.newbeauty.com/dailybeauty/entry.aspx?id=4302) that said fat transfer breast augmentations can hinder breast... READ MORE

Breast Implants Cancer Screening?

How are cancer screenings/mammograms done when you've got breast implants? READ MORE

I had a mammogram and echo 5 months ago. The radiologist doesn't see a thing. Is it because of my implants. I am so confused?

My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 43 and her sisters also.I am 43. Going to the USA for a check up. Sooooo worried and confused.... READ MORE

No matching results