Textured Implants + Breast Implant Removal

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Do Textured Saline Implants Need to Be Removed "En Bloc"?

I have had Mentor, saline (550 cc), teardrop, textured, implants (behind the muscle) for 14 years. I have very little natural breast tissue.I want to... READ MORE

Are there any reimbursements or warranty still available for failed McGhan, textured, round silicone implants from 1991? (photo)

What support is available to those who missed the class action lawsuit deadline? I had no idea that my implants were leaking. I just missed the... READ MORE

Are textured breast implants more difficult to remove then smooth implants?

Can a PS tell if my saline implants are textured/smooth? I had the BA done 12 years ago in another state and I don't remember what they are. I had a... READ MORE

Breast implant removal. Capsulectomy with Mastopexy? (Photo)

I had 410cc textured cohesive silicone gel implants placed above the muscle 5 years ago. I had grade 1 ptosis and was a 34c pre op. My surgeon said I... READ MORE

Breast Explant. Do the capsules need to be removed?

If capsules are removed does this effect or damage your breast tissue? I have textured silicone implants (470cc) and capsular contraction has begun to... READ MORE

What could have caused my saline textured breast implants to give me this rash? Silicone textured flakes, Bacteria, etc? (Photo)

I had this rash, and only after I had my implants removed, they all went away except for axilla areas (both); I now have enlarged lymph nodes. Severe... READ MORE

Can textured implants be removed under local? Is it too early after implantation?

I had shaped textured implants placed a few weeks ago. I thought long and hard before having them done but immediately disliked the outcome. I realize... READ MORE

Implant Removal or Revision? (Photos)

I've been having implants (250cc, textured, round, silicone subglandular) for 26 years and unhappy because of their unnatural appearance and... READ MORE

Follow-Up Question: 59 yr old who has 26 y/o silicone implants with a textured finished placed behind the chest wall. (photos)

I'm adding my photos to my recent question. Placed behind the chest wall via the axilla route. Looking for an explant surgeon in the UK somewhere near... READ MORE

How Much Surgery is Considered 'Reasonable'?

In 2010, textured anatomical implants over the muscle. 2011, right implant pocket made smaller as implant was freely rotating. It is fine now. 6... READ MORE

When should I have implants removed? 300cc mentor tex mod pro under muscle w/ lift 8 wks ago. 5'6" 135 after losing 100 (Photos)

I do not like them. They are heavy, I feel them all the time & are MUCH bigger than I wanted. I was told I'd be a B w/only a lift so added... READ MORE

Explanation surgery. I had textured mentor gummy implants put in via periareolar incision and want them removed? (Photo)

I had my implants put in when I was about 30 years old. That was 10 years ago. . I want them out but concerned about scarring and also sagging. I was... READ MORE

Will I need a lift when I replace my breast implants? (photo)

I have had these implants for 15 years, 440 year drop textured mentor implants, saline. They ripple and don't feel "real" Is it possible to just go... READ MORE

Breast implant removal and possible lift?

I currently am 5'1, 130 lbs, 210cc textured implants over muscle. I had them reduced from 270cc to 210cc but there was no change in breast size. I was... READ MORE

Removing 3 year old, 415cc implants. What can I expect my breast to look like post-op (without lift)? (Photos)

I had my breast augmentation a little over 3 years ago. I'm starting to realize the surgery was never something I truly wanted to do, and now I'm... READ MORE

What is the recommended recovery time for breast implant removal? When can I do very strenuous exercise and travel? (Photo)

I am a professional dancer and as such my job is to do very strenuous activity such as heavy lifting and cardio. I am most likely having my implants... READ MORE

Removal of textured saline implants with local anesthesia - feasible option?

I am interested in having my textured saline implants removed via local anesthesia in the surgeon's office. Do textured implants present problems in... READ MORE

Breast explant, what can i expect? sooner rather than later? (photos)

I had a breast augmentation 3 weeks ago (textured anatomic allergan 295cc) via transaxillary incision. I am incredibly depressed and just want them... READ MORE

How do surgeons make sure no pieces of an implant are left inside the body?

I recently got my implants removed&wanted the old implants.I'm guessing because they were textured they were tough to get out and both ripped.One has... READ MORE

Should you remove the scar capsule with the implant where there is contracture?

I am scheduled to have my implants removed next week (5 years old, textured silicone sub-pectoral placement) due to capsular contracture of the right... READ MORE

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