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Ruptured Implant
Jun 12, 2018
... No to any recent incidents or a mammogram. The orignal Dr was in CA. I have started looking into finding one out here. They are saline so it just made me extra hydrated for a bit. (5 replies)
Ruptured Implant
Jun 12, 2018
... Oh I am so sorry to hear that. Usually ruptures happen when you get hit "head on"....Sounds like your implants had been weak for some time. Did you have a mamogram recently or were you in any kind of front end "hit"? ... (5 replies)
... There has been discussion on this board about when to replace implants and just how long they last so I thought I would add my own experience to the mix. ... (3 replies)

... How long do breast implants last? ... (3 replies)
... More than likely its capsular contracture. The breast tissue hardens after the implants drop- and this causes extreme pain. This is sometimes the result of a doctor who didnt place them correctly. Are they submuscular or under the skin? Go see your doctor and have him look- he may need to do an ultrasound of the breast to be sure- but if they have capsulated, the only remedy... (1 replies)
... Hi, if you are just sagging, then you may want to look into having the implants removed and just having a lift. Some doctors will try to talk you out of it because they make decent money on the implants. ... (1 replies)
... So I had implants put in. Silicone implants back in Germany. ... (1 replies)
... fix the capsular contracture, then replace them with slightly smaller ones. Even though I knew I hated the implants before I had problems...I convinced myself that I would learn to love them in time. ... (7 replies)
... painless and safe with implants. Also there are breast MRIs. I just had my ultrasound and mammo done last week. I was telling the tech about my experience with implants as I had a rupture and the silicone had spread to the center of my chest requiring removal of all the tissue. ... (5 replies)
... cindyoulette, I had silicone implants when I was 25. I replace them with saline about 8 years ago and like them so much complications what so ever with the saline ones. I wish I had used them from the beginning. ... (8 replies)
... my friend had hers done in the uk 5 years ao and they told her she would need them replacing in 5 years. its now 5 years on so we are booked together to get our new boobs. (3 replies)
... It depends if they are saline or silicone implants. According to my PS, he said that saline implants need to be replaced ONLY if they rupture. Silicone is another story...I've heard 10 years is when you should consider replacing them. ... (3 replies)
... I just talked to my doc about when to replace saline implants - I've had mine just 2 years. He said they ONLY need to be replaced if they have ruptured (it's different for silicone). My guess is that even if you had yours replaced your skin would still do the same thing. But it probably doesn't hurt to have it checked out by the doc who did them (or any plastic surgeon). I... (1 replies)
... how many years do you have to replace breast implants (3 replies)
... I got mine done 8 years ago with saline and feel that i need to replace them in the next year or 2 they are ripply on the sides and have shrank alot! I breast fed with them 3 years ago... ... (1 replies)
... How do you know if and when it's time to replace saline breast implants? ... (1 replies)
... My doctor said I could keep mine in indefinitely if I don't have any problems. Actually, the first woman to get implants in the 60's still has hers. She has capsular contracture, but refuses to fix it. ... (3 replies)
... Hi, my aunty had breast implants over 30 years ago and they're still fine. If your implants are not causing any problems I wouldn't be concerned. ... (3 replies)
... Personally if I weren't having problems I would leave them alone. Some of the older implants were stronger than newer ones because the shell was made thinner for easier viewing during mammograms. ... (3 replies)
... should breast implants over 25 years be replaced even if there are no problems (3 replies)

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