Mammogram + Breast Implant Revision

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Rupture during a mammogram

This may sound silly, but I want to be prepared.  Is a doctor responsible to cover the cost to replace implants if it is ruptured when they... READ MORE

Older Implant Changes and Mamography

I have a 22 year old saline implant on the left that has shifted toward the armpit in the last few years and recently I can feel more rippling/folding... READ MORE

My question is why is my right breast capsulated again and if I get this corrected what are the chances it will happened again?

I had breast augmentation in 2002 silicone implants, in 2006 my right breast capsulated. In 2012 I had my implants replaced with implants that are a... READ MORE

Mammogram done 4 months after breast augmentation revision and now silicone-filled implants look weird. Is this normal? (photo)

I had breast augmentation revision on Oct 2013 due to leaking saline implants. I chose Natrelle style 15 silicone-filled implants that were supposed... READ MORE

Is a revision of silicone breast implant surgery advisable?

In 2006 I got silicone breast implants and a breast lift. In 2009 I had a mammogram and was told the implants were not positioned correctly. They are... READ MORE

My implants have ruptured. Should I replace them with new ones? (Photo)

What would happen if I didn't remove them? The Dr that did my mammogram told me I had lots of scar tissue too. They are 25 yrs old. What would I... READ MORE

Which is better to get before another breast augmentation with silicone implants; mammogram or MRI?

I'm going for another augmentation and they require a mammogram, but I have read that MRI is better at detecting problems, just that insurance doesn't... READ MORE

I'm wondering if I need my implants replaced? I've had them for 30 years & starting to get some calcification.

I'm worried that my mammograms may not show lumps as easily as in the past. I also don't like the feel of them & there is some slight burning involved. READ MORE

Breast implants for 10 years, with no complications all this time. Mammogram shows one is leaking. How much for a replacement?

My last mammogram shows one is liking they are silicone, i'd like to know how much approx, will be remove and implant a new ones READ MORE

Should the capsule be removed from saline under the muscle implants for health reasons and to view mammograms more clearly?

I previously had ruptured silicone under the muscle implants that ruptured after a mammogram. I replaced those with saline under the muscle implants... READ MORE

Can I reimplant if I have had abnormal mammogram and biopsy showing fat necrosis beside my scar?

Two years ago I had my 26 year old saline implants removed along with a breast lift. I have lost 20 pounds since then (now 145) and my breasts keep... READ MORE

I had breast implants in 1989. I was informed it would be a good idea to get replacements. Any suggestions?

When I went to get a mammogram, I was informed it would be a good idea to get replacements. Mine are encapsulated at this point. When I received the... READ MORE

Can one under-muscle implant be exchanged for sub-glanular (over muscle) since I am experiencing major flexion?

I originally had OM augmentation in 1995 & had them replaced when they began to ripple after 17 years. I believe the rippling was due to the age of... READ MORE

What should I do about leaking implants after mammograms?

I had an augmentation, lift and implants put in in 2002. In 2011 after a mammogram the left implant (saline) leaked. The doctor filled it or put... READ MORE

My partner had her implants redone in 5/13. Het mammo just came back showing an asymmetrical mass. Could it be from the implant?

In 5/13 my partners implant ruptured, and the following month she had them replaced under the muscle like the previous ones were and she went from a B... READ MORE

Under muscle or over the muscle?

I hhad silicone oil injected to my breast and after 15v years I decided to remove and reconstruct using Mentor implant but im so confuse for the... READ MORE

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