18 Year Old Ruptured Breast Implant

I was presented a previous patient that I had performed a primary breast augmentation 18 years ago. During the previous breast augmentation we had placed 330 cc low profile McGann saline breast implants. She came in to my Beverly Hills office due to her left implant having a deflation in size. It was obvious that after this ...

CUI Rupture Breast Implant

CUI breast implant

The video below shows the removal of a saline ruptured implants through the valve. What was surprising was that the implant I removed from the left breast was a 24-year-old CUI breast implant. This CUI implant is no longer available in the United States, and it is very rare in my practice to still see ...

Saline Breast Implant Leakage

saline breast implant leakage

The photo to the right is a saline implant rupture of a  high profile smooth 68 Natrelle saline implant with a peripheral leakage.  This is a 24-year-old white female.  Implants were placed five years ago and she has a peripheral leakage of saline.  This may have occurred from a crease crack along the edge of the implant ...

Chronic Ruptured Silicone Gel Breast Implant

calcified breast implant

This picture shows chronic ruptured silicone gel breast implant, yellow-tinged with protein increase as well as thickened scar tissue with calcified granulomas seen on the lower capsule specimen.  The white chalky appearance is calcified mastitis with leakage silicone over 15 to 20 years into the capsule leading to the thickened chalk-like calcification. To schedule your consultation ...