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Silicone Testicular Prosthesis

Three years ago i had a testicular prosthesis put in . A liquid silicone ,i think its started to leak and i am expiriencing lumps and swelling, what proceadure is recomended to follow.

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Silicone prosthesis rupture

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It sounds like there has been a rupture and will need replacement. It is normal to have some inglammatory response to silicone in tissue. You should talk to your urologist who placed it.


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