Bacteria + Breast Implants Q&A
I had textured saline implants put in about 20 months ago. The implant shifted and I went back to surgery 5 days later, experiencing fever, chills,... READ MORE
I heard a web report of bacterial or fungal growth in a saline implant. Can this happen with mentor silicone breast implants? READ MORE
The book The Naked Truth About Breast Implants From Harm to Healing. Is it true that implants are toxic?
I am curious about the book The Naked Truth About Breast Implants: From Harm to Healing by Susan E. Kolb. It seems to be the only book I have found... READ MORE
My yearly mammograms show one of my saline implants to be opague and the other one clear. Does this indicate bacteria in one of them? The opaque one... READ MORE
I plan on getting my saline implants surgically drained by my dr and I've read about mold and bacterial growth. and I'm afraid I'll get really sick.... READ MORE
I have had saline implants for 15 yrs,and I notice under the right breast my bone or cartlidge that meets up with the sternum is very tender, I also... READ MORE
Hi I'm scheduked for surgery in a few days Tuesday 4/14/15. I know that constipation can be a big problem I wanted to get a head start with probiotics... READ MORE
3 weeks post op Breast Implant, I have a throat infection. If it's bacterial infection do I need to eat a different antibiotics?
I'm currently 3 week post op. Yesterday I got a severe throat infection, and fever. Doctor said its too early to say if it's bacteria or virus. I've... READ MORE
I have saline filled implants and want to know if maybe I could be sick from my implants. Possibly bacteria? Implants put in in 2004 transumbilical.... READ MORE
I got my implants Dec. 2/15 and it's been a nightmare. Got seromas in both sides at 3 weeks post op. Had drains in. They were removed 2 weeks later... READ MORE
BMX Jan .., Jan 25 a fold in breast turned necrotic & infection with hospitalization & surgery. Feb incision opened up 2 weeks later Surgery... READ MORE