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Mold Inside Tissue Expanders?
I had a double mastectomy in August 2005. I still have tissue expanders in due to a series of events that made it impossible to get to and from appointments. Has anyone had this experience or heard of this (expanders being left in so long)? Is it likely that there is mold growth inside of my expanders because of the length of time they have been in?
Mold and expanders
Expanders Left In....
Expanders in for 3 1/2 years.
Mold contamination of implants
Mold in tissue expanders highly unlikely
You are likely OK from the mold perspective
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