Breast Implants Q&A
Breast Cancer + Breast Implants
I am in my 50's and my breasts are "sagging". I do not want the scarring associated with a lift. Is there a problem with getting either a... READ MORE
Should someone with a strong family history of breast cancer not consider Breast implants? I have dense breasts, many fibroid cysts and my mother... READ MORE
A sister had breast cancer a number of years ago. She's thankfully clear now, but needless to say there is a history of breast cancer in my family. A... READ MORE
800cc Silicone Implants After Double Matectomy - Implants Look Like Mounds, Not Natural or Cleavage. What Can I Do?
I have always had big Boobs and cleavage .i found out i had cancer. Praise God im cancer free !Had a full double mastectomy But i just had my silicone... READ MORE
Why do some surgeons believe this (over the muscle implants) is a valid or better reason for reducing the likelihood of cancer in breasts? READ MORE
I feel that my saline implant is smaller and that happened a little while after my mammogram. I was given more than the normal amount of xrays due to... READ MORE
Is breast cancer more or less detectable with regular breast implants compared to fat transfer augmentations? READ MORE
I am getting breast implants under the muscle. By me getting implants would detection for breast cancer be limited in anyway? My mother had breast... READ MORE
If breast cancer runs in a family, are saline implants safer? Why or why not? READ MORE
How are cancer screenings/mammograms done with breast implants? READ MORE
Hi there, I have been considering breast implants for a while now but I was recently told that there are added risks if my family has a history of... READ MORE
Mammography: Can breast tissue be hidden under sub-muscular implant, specifically the lateral aspect?
I have considered augmentation for several years. I am concerned about breast cancer surveillance. My GYN with 3D imaging, they can see "everything" .... READ MORE
Right now the itching is making me crazy. I am almost five years out from my breast cancer and have silicone implants. READ MORE
I recently fell off my bicycle & landed with the handle bars imbedded into my breasts. I had a double mastectomy in 1997 due to breast cancer & a... READ MORE
I had a mammogram and echo 5 months ago. The radiologist doesn't see a thing. Is it because of my implants. I am so confused?
My mom was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 43 and her sisters also.I am 43. Going to the USA for a check up. Sooooo worried and confused.... READ MORE
Can silicone that has leaked from a breast implant on the left side travel to the right axillary lymph nodes?
Silicone breast implants 2008 reconstruction after left sided breast cancer. 2012 discovered enlarged lymph nodes right axilla. Implants explanted... READ MORE