Leakage Through The Valve On Breast Implant

saline rupture breast implant

This is a photo of a  ruptured smooth saline implant.  Notice that there is about 15 percent of the fluid remaining within the implant and the yellow dark colored fluid is consistent with an increase in fibrin and protein associated with a chronic long-term rupture.  This implant was ruptured in a 31-year-old female status post delivery ...

Becker Double Lumen Ruptured Implant

Last week I had the opportunity to remove from a patient a rarely seen Becker double lumen saline breast implants. These are very unusual implants that where placed in the patient around 30 years ago. There are very few of them still remaining in women throughout the world and it was surprise to discover during ...