Breast Implant Removal Q&A
Capsule + Breast Implant Removal
I have only had my implants for 2 years. Silicone, places under muscle. I have had no trouble but would like them out. I am wondering if the... READ MORE
I want to have my silicone gel implants removed. I have had them for two years. I have had no problems, just feel it was a big mistake and would like... READ MORE
I had my saline implants deflated 3 days ago. The Dr pulled out 190 ccs from each breast. The bags r still inside me. They are very flat at the top... READ MORE
I am going to have my 10 year old saline breast implants removed. Should I also have the capsules removed, I have been having minimal discomfort in... READ MORE
How long does it take for the capsule to dissolve back into the body after breast implant removal? READ MORE
My ps said he does not remove the capsules since they contain tissue when removing implants. Is this harmful? He also said that since I had a lift a... READ MORE
Should I Allow my PS to Remove Silicone Implants That Are Under the Muscle Using Just Local and Not Removing the Capsule?
I have Allergan, HP, 320, placed under the muscle two years ago. I am a muscular, small woman, who had very little breast tissue to begin with. I... READ MORE
If there is fluid present in capsule will it go away eventually? Should I limit upper body stretching and exercising to allow capsule to heal ? READ MORE
I had silicone implants under the muscle for cosmetic purposes for exactly 4months before explanting.Hated the feeling of implants&will never consider... READ MORE
I am 38 have had PIP submuscular implants I think 220 for 6 years I want them removed and not replaced I have read a lot about the capsule and would... READ MORE
I am 7 weeks post op ( silicone 400 cc's). i was a small B before surgery and now i want them removed. I am truly not happy and i felt more... READ MORE
I am looking for a surgeon who is experienced with en bloc removal of breast implant and capsule in one piece. Thank you! READ MORE
I am exploring breast implant explantation, and in many Q&As, the Doctors refer to the 'capsule' created by the implant. What is this made... READ MORE
I am having my silicone implants (unders) removed after only having them for 3 months because my body isn't adjusting well to them. I am having back... READ MORE
For explant surgery, is it recommended to leave the capsule in or take out? Are drains recommended for this type of surgery?
My PS suggested I leave the capsule in, as taking out leaves a bigger pocket that needs to close and that could cause complications. He said the body... READ MORE
I have had gummy bear 220CC silicon implants for 3 years. I was previously a b cup. I am going to explant. Is it necessary to remove the tissue... READ MORE
Hello. my explant surgery is on 29 nov and I am now feeling very nervous. I don't have much info about the size of the implant but generally how many... READ MORE
I have had silicone implants under the muscle for 4 years, no major problems except slightly palpable, and I can feel a small knuckle near my cleavage... READ MORE
Why do some doctors take the implant and leave some capsule while others take out the implant enbloc?
What difference in appearance could one expect to see? READ MORE