20-Year-Old Silicone Ruptured Implant

silicone gel ruptured implant

After having a breast augmentation 20 years ago, the patient was complaining about slight discomfort in her right breast. She also detected hardness and the appearance had become asymmetrical compared to the left side. The video shows Dr. Linder removing the right implant, which is a smooth silicone from 20 years ago. As you can see, ...

Examples of a Ruptured Silicone Breast Implant Being Removed

Last week I had two cases in a row where I removed breast implants that had been ruptured. During my first case, the intent of the surgery was to address scar tissue (capsular contracture) that was forming around the old breast implant. As you view the video below, you see that I was removing the implant ...