Statisticly, what number of patient after chin augmentation surgery with slilicone implat develope capsule contracture and in which period after imlantation?
Capsule Contracture After Chin Silicone Implant?
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Chin Implants Rarely Develop Capsular Contracture
Every chin implant, like all implants placed in the body, develop a scar capsule. But the concept of a capsular contracture for a chin implant is not a likely phenomenon as may occur in breast implants. This is because chin implants are solid and not easily compressed and displaced like a fluid-filled implant would be.
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