8 year old cohesive implants, incision under breast, implants above muscle. I'm currently breastfeeding, can I explant? (Photo)
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I am not aware of any studies showing toxic material in breast milk after augmentation. Any time we operate on the breast, we could decrease the chance of future successful breastfeeding. Since your implants are on top of the muscle, the breast gland would be disrupted when removing them. If you are able to breastfeed now, I would at least wait until you are done breastfeeding your current child because of how important it is to you.