Breast Implant Revision Q&A
Reuse + Breast Implant Revision
Can my Breast Implants Be Reused? I Have Had Them in for 2 Years and Now I Have Capsular Contraction.
I have stage 4 in my right breast and stage 3 in my left, I am considering surgery to correct the issue and my Dr wants to use they same implants, is... READ MORE
How Do Plastic Surgeons Re-sterlize a Breast Implant in Revision Surgery when Reusing the Same Implant?
How Do Plastic Surgeons Re-sterlize a Breast Implant in Revision Surgery when Reusing the Same Implant? READ MORE
I had my BA last April and I have noticed over time the double-bubble. When I raise my arms or stand up too straight it is prominent and everyone that... READ MORE
Should Plastic Surgeons Have a Informed Consent if They Are Reusing the Same Implant in Revision Surgery?
I would like to know why on the consent form there is no mention for breast implants being "single use only""once explanted should... READ MORE
When Performing a Capsulectomy Would It Be Prudent to Replace with the Original Implants? Or Should New Ones Be Used?
Had BA March '07 silicone 360cc Devlpd CC (messaged faithfully) Tried Accolate Still worsened. Capsulectomy May '10 original implants used. Fantastic!... READ MORE
Hi, I had breast augmentation on 1/2/12 and quickly developed a MRSA staph infection. My surgeon put me on an antibiotic that got rid of the infection... READ MORE
I had surgery in my left breast in dec2012 to correct capitulation, but since the surgery I've been worried my breast looks much larger than the right... 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
Why Would a Plastic Surgeon Tell a Patient It is Okay to Re-use the Same Implant in Revision Surgery?
When the manufacture says NO, Do Not Re-use even in the same patient. Why can't you just tell the patient the truth, and if they want to re-use them,... READ MORE
I was a small C cup, after my daughters birth I breast fed for a year and my boo bees went south, I had implants in 97' and for about 5 years were... READ MORE
BA in Sept. I had a hole that my DR just kept covering with glue & a steristrip. Leading to a serious infection. My skin ripping. Surgery was set for... READ MORE