Mammogram + Breast Implant Revision Q&A
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
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
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
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
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
Hello, I will be going for my mammogram, and an ultrasound. I suspect that my right implant has ruptured do to tenderness upon touching and that it is... READ MORE
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 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
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
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
12 yr old implants bottomed out After breastfeeding 3 babies. I have very little tissue & thin skin. I want smaller implants & to correct the... 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
Pain in right breast after Mentor high-profile saline implants. Had mammogram says right implant is over muscle left is under muscle. Lots of cramping... READ MORE
Having 2nd BA in 2 weeks. Switching out from 339cc under silicone implants to approximately 550 cc saline. Are mammograms easier to read with implant... READ MORE
Do I need to have two surgeries or it can be done at once: remove leaking implants, capsulectomy and put new implants?
I had my implants in 1993. After my mamogram /ultrasound I was referred to a hospital for a consultation. A surgeon told me that my implants (both)... READ MORE
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
I had to have my breast redone because of a capsule contractions 6 weeks ago. I discovered a lump a couple of weeks ago and my doctor told me to get a... 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