Location: Oklahoma City, OK
Member since 2/1/2011


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Silicone Implants Ruptured, Leaked into Lymph Nodes

I had my silicone implants put in, in 1988 under the muscle. I discoved after a mammogram about 2 weeks ago that they are both ruptured and have leaked through the capsule.... READ MORE

Recent comments from nanic54

Hi Kim, sorry I didn't get back sooner. Four days after my surgery, my husbands back went out and had to have surgery and then had to have surgery again two months's been crazy! My surgery went as well as expected. Both... READ COMMENT

I am so sick and tired of reading statements from these so called educated doctors on the safety of breast implants. I had silicone gel implants put in under the muscle in 1988. I was told then that they are absolutely safe and would... READ COMMENT

Thank you Kim for getting back to me. I too just want them out. I was also told I have to quit smoking 3 weeks before surgery which I am trying very hard to do. What did they do about the silicone in your lymph node? Were they able... READ COMMENT

Kim, I found out about 2 weeks ago that both my silicone implants that are 23 yrs. old have ruptured. I am waiting for the insurance to get back to my doctor to see if they will cover the procedure. The silicone has gone into my right... READ COMMENT

Hi Kathy, I was told by my surgeon that the same thing happens with saline. They also rupture, the fluid can become unsterile and can cause problems also. They too need to be removed every 10 years if they last that long. I'm sure... READ COMMENT