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Signs That Breast Implants Are Encapsulated?

I've had saline implants for a year now. I kept telling my doctor that it felt as if the left one had never even "set in" and that both... READ MORE

Anything I Can Do to Prevent Encapsulation After Breast Implants?

I had breast augmentation Feb. 2010, under muscle/sillicone. with a lift to left breast. went to see surgeon for 3 month check up, she thinks I may... READ MORE

What Can I Do to Prevent Encapsulation from Happening?

How often do breasts get encapsulated after breast implants? If this were to happen, about how many days or weeks would it be most likely to occur? READ MORE

20 Year Old Implants - Just Now Getting an Infection?

I had silicone implants 20 years ago. One of them has always been encapsulated. Last week that same breast developed a sore that's been diagnosed... READ MORE

Encapsulated Silicone Implant - Am I a Good Candidate for Fat Transfer to Breasts?

I was wondering if I would be a good candidate for fat transfer augmentation. I have an encapsulated implant that is more than 20 years old! Sometimes... READ MORE

Breast Plant Encapsulated for Years Now Bleeding at Nipple?

I have a history of breast encapsulations and after 3 tries, have learned to live many years with my left breast hard, disconfigured and painful. My... READ MORE

Will the Capsule Remain if Breast Implants Leak?

If my breast implants leak and are encapsulated, will the capsule remain? READ MORE

Breast Implants Cause Shoulder Scar Tissue Problem?

I had implants in 1981, still have them. I know they have encapsulated. Recently, I had rotator cuff surgery and then a capsulated shoulder. I can... READ MORE

What Type of Treatment for Saline Implants That Are Encapsulated? I Also Have A Few Health Issues.

I went for a mamogram and was told that my implants are encapsulated. They are not painful but both feel hard and have felt that way for some time. I... READ MORE

Breast Implant Encapsulation 12 Years Post Op?

I had saline implants in 2000 and was instructed to exercise the implants and take 1000 units of vitamin E every day from then on out. The implants on... READ MORE

On Disability Income and Need Revision or Removal? (photo)

I saw a doctor yesterday for $75 he said I have encapsulation and won't die without surgery but i need it. I cant afford it, therefor I am seeing my... READ MORE

Does Supplementation with Oral DHEA Cause a Breast Encapsulation?

I recently started on bio identical hormone replacement (biest cream with estrogen, progesterone and testosterone) and oral DHEA because my level was... READ MORE

Had my Breast Augmentation surgery 6m ago. I Noticed right breast harder than left. Capsular Contraction & Encapsulation?

I had my breast augmentation surgery about 6 months ago. Just this week I felt my right breast becoming harder than my left. When I went to my Plastic... READ MORE

Surgery to Fix Encapsulation Did Not Work?

Hello my breast implant were encapsulated and the doctor perfomed a surgery to fix it,now has been 3 weeks after surgery and my left breast is nice... READ MORE

Can encapulated implant lead to a serious condition if left too long?

My implants are approx 20yrs old. Saline. One is encapsulated. It has been for over a year. But recently had significant changes. Painful under my arm... READ MORE

I found out about a year ago that my implants are leaking and encapsulated . Should I have them removed?

II've been told it is not a medical necessity by two plastic surgeons. I have multple autoimmune disorders I am 75 years old . READ MORE

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