Leak + Breast Implant Removal

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How Long Will It Take for my Natural Breasts to Regain Shape After Implant Removal? (photo)

4 weeks ago I underwent breast augmentation surgery. I was an a cup & gained 360cc low profile tear drop implants. A week post op I began to... READ MORE

How Dangerous is It to my Health Not to Have Implants Removed when One Has Ruptured and is Leaking Silicone out of a Small Hole?

The silicone has started to ooze out of a tiny pinhole on the underside of my breast. Surgery is not an option as I am not financially able to pay for it. READ MORE

12 Days After Explant. 25 Yr Silicone Ruptured/1 Side Had Bad Leak Extracap/found Hard LUMP. Normal? (photo)

12 days post -op. Started massage on breasts. One side feels right - the other side has the caved in nipple where the ps took all the tissue because... READ MORE

I Have a Ruptured Silicone Breast Implant and Need to Have It Removed. Options?

My doctor thinks I have a ruptured implant, gave me a referral but she only sees patients with cancer. The symptoms are quit severe and the pain is in... READ MORE

Ruptured Implants and Leaking Silicone, SHould They Be Removed?

My breast implants have ruptured, confirmed by a mammogram, which was discovered that the silicone has gone into the milk ducts. Does this need to be... READ MORE

New York Breast Explant Surgeon Recommendations for Leaking Implant

I Need a Dr in Ny That Does Alot of Explantations.  i hv had a masectomy on one breast and at frst had a sline implant. it leaked and was... READ MORE

When Can I Fly After Breast Implant Removal?

I need to have my breast implants removed because 1 is leaking. I have had them for 25 years now. I may have the surgery done far away from home and... READ MORE

6 year old cohesive gel implant ruptured and leaking in body down legs. Can it be removed? (Photo)

I'm 27. Started getting sick 3-4 yrs ago. Past 2 yrs i've been bed ridden with bone crippling pain. 4 days ago got MUCH worse. I noticed, My right... READ MORE

Will Medicare cover breast implant removal if a leak has started and it's a medical necessity?

I had saline implants put in 15 years ago. A year after getting them in, I developed a severe medical condition, and am on disability with Medicare.... READ MORE

My 77 Year Old Mother Has Leaking Implants..should They Be Removed?

My 77 Year Old Mother Has Leaking Implants..should They Be Removed? READ MORE

Where is the Valve Usually Placed when Getting Implants?

My left implant has leaked and I have been told it is pretty much empty. When putting in the implants is there a standard place that the valve is... READ MORE

Implants Removed Silicone Leaked into Lymph Nodes Hair is Falling Out, Weightloss Dizzyness?

I am concerned about my mum she has had her silicone implants taken out but some of it has leaked into Lymph nodes the doctor told her he cant take... READ MORE

Is It True That Silicon Implants Have Gel Bleeding?

Dear Doctor: Is it true that all silicon implants have microscopic gel bleeding? I had a MRI done 3 years ago and it suggested gel bleeding...My PS... READ MORE

Should I immediately opt to remove my implant because of infection? I'm not vain, I'd rather have my health! (Photo)

10 days post op and clearly I have an infection, skin is open and pussy blood is leaking.Should I immediately take out my I'm implant before I know... READ MORE

Can I Have my Silicone Implants That Were Placed S/p Reconstruction After Elective Mast Removed?

I had 4 surgeries in less than a year. The first was the elective mastectomy with expanders. The second was to place the saline implants, however my... READ MORE

Need rec for experienced, reputable doctor to remove leaky silicone implants using en bloc technique w/ fat transfer & lift

Have meme silicone implants put in Dec 1990. ultrasound showed leakage bilaterally into axilla. Don't want them replaced. Realize research has not... READ MORE

Why do I have a chronic wound hole on old radiation burn after breast implant removal for infection?

Aug 2013 radiation on right breast because they found 15 positive lymph nodes. Surgery in May to remove infected implant. A .25" hole opened on the... READ MORE

Does insurance apply if breast implants need to be removed?

I am 72 yrs old and have had saline implants for over 40 years. Left breast is getting hard and sore. I suspect that the right breast has had a slow leak. READ MORE

Inframammary Fold Collapse?

My breast implants were replaced in June after 21 yrs left side had collapsed due to free leaking silicone my doctor reattached the mammary fold to my... READ MORE

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