i had breast silicone implants in 2003,i have very painful breast and nipples all the time they feel hot,and i cannot sleep on them so uncomfortable and painful,i thought it was the time of menstruation,but does not go,they have got bigger and slightly sagging now,underneath and around underneath my nipples.please can you advise me what this is..thankyou
Silicone Breast Implants Are Painful and Hot - What is This?
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Painful implants years after surgery
Painful hot breast implants need evaluation
As has been said, these symptoms require urgent evaluation by the surgeon who operated on you or another one if the first is not available. If they are infected, they need removal.
If you have painful and hot implants they possibly are infected, and you may need to have them removed.
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You likely have a Grade IV capsular contracture from your description but it also could be an infection or numerous other potential conditions. Seek a board certified plastic surgeon to evaluate your condition.
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