I have Allergan implants I have another leak in 1 , I have spoken with my doctor. Is this normal 3 leaks in less than 10 years?

Doctor Answers 2

Uncommon and unlucky

Most implants do not leak in the first few years and to have this happen twice is unlucky.  It certainly can happen but is not common.  

Implant leaks

Leaks in general are not common, but they can happen.  Not sure why you would have so many in 10 years. Perhaps it is related to activity?

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