Breast Implant Removal Q&A
Breast Cancer + Breast Implant Removal
I had a bilateral mastectomy with reconstruction after breast cancer. i am unhappy and concerned with the safety. will insurance pay for the removal... READ MORE
I have one deflated implant. It is starting to bother me. I was trying to wait until I had the money to have a lift and have them replaced, but I can... READ MORE
Hello, I am a healed breast cancer patient who is scheduled to have an explant of my sub-muscular, saline implants next month. I got my first set of... READ MORE
Removal of implant after mastectomy. Would this require hospitalization and drains, or could it be an outpatient procedure?
Left breast cancer, mastectomy, chemo, radiation. 2 yrs later removed right breast (no cancer), silicone implants both sides. Soon cancer side... READ MORE
I have had saline implants since my breast cancer surgery in 1996. In Dec of 2013, at the suggestion of my doctor, I had them removed and replaced... READ MORE
Stage 3 breast cancer 4/2012. Chemo 4/2012-10/2012. Mastectomy w/expander 12/2012. Expander migrates out of place. 5.5 wks of radiation. Silicone... READ MORE
I am having my implants removed the capsule is staying. I have read that leaving the capsule in can make cancer hard to detect? Is this so? And how... READ MORE
I need silicone breast implants removed and replaced totally with fat. Please advise if this is possible w/o fat necrosis?
I had a bilateral mastectomy after a BC diagnosis in 2006 ,since then I have developed Lupus, Sjorgens, and osteoarthritis . The implants have to go.... READ MORE
Had breast cancer in 2014, opted for double mastectomy, expanders, and silicone implant in Feb. 2015. I would like them removed and have already made... READ MORE
4 Years post reconstructive surgery: Implants have ruptured - could this be causing the pain and itching? (Photo)
In 2010 I had reconstructive surgery for breast cancer. It was non evasive so I had a radical with both breast removed so I would not have to go thru... READ MORE