Breast Implant Removal Q&A
Swollen + Breast Implant Removal
Should I Have my Implants Removed if I Suspect They Are the Cause of my Sudden Joint and Muscle Pain?
I've had my 300cc breast implants for 15 weeks and over the last 3 weeks I've been suffering with arthritis like symptoms in my shoulders, wrists and... 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
Explant done 19 days ago. One breast still swollen. Dr had to dig to remove capsule and have internal stitches in one breast. The Implant had a leak... READ MORE
Are there any special considerations to be aware of as I begin my search to find a surgeon to remove my 40 year old implants?
I am a 70 year old woman with 40 year old implants that encapsulated years ago. My left breast has become somewhat distorted from the implant now... READ MORE
I had breast augmentation removal (under the breast crease) 13 days ago with capsulectomy. Had drains for 7 days then removed. I drained... READ MORE
I had breast implants removed a month ago as one of them was ruptured &swollen. The breast that had ruptured is still mis shapen but i'm concerned as... READ MORE
-Implants were 240 cc, saline and were deflated and removed through armpit -PS said they came out easily with no complications -breasts are not tender... READ MORE
Hi there, I had a BA in September last year, had my left removed because of staph. Had a reimplantation in December, but recontracted staph and had it... READ MORE
Implant moved out of the pocket and there is a suspected rupture, if complete removal is necessary what is the estimated cost?
LF Breast is swollen, painful, numb Diagnosis by evaluation: Suspected Rupture MRI: in a week to confirm Follow up with Plastic Surgeon: after MRI Per... READ MORE
One implant/breast swollen, hard and little painful. Augmentation done 24 years ago. What is the cause?
One breast implant swollen, hard and little painful all of a sudden.had implants for approx 25yea rs.i am very worried, what can the cause be? READ MORE