Can capsular contracture be misdiagnosed? 425cc Natrelle anatomical silicone implants under the muscle 1yr post op (Photo)
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Capsular Contracture 1 year post-op?
Thank you for your question. Judging by the photo you provided there are signs of capsular contracture present. Capsular contracture occurs when the scar tissue or capsule that normally forms around the implant tightens and squeezes the implant. I would encourage you to schedule a consultation with your surgeon or another board certified plastic surgeon to discuss the treatment options available. Good luck!
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