The Impact of Breast Implant Location on the Risk of Capsular Contraction

Conclusion: This analysis demonstrated a more than 2-fold increase in the risk of capsular contraction with subglandular compared to submuscular breast implant location. Clinical Question: Risk
Source: Annals of Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Tags: Review Articles Source Type: research

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Background Autologous fat transfer has been widely used in breast augment surgery. The breast fat graft is different form facial, it needs megavolume grafts. However, most Asian women are thin, who often encounter the fat resource insufficiency during breast augmentation. In fact, some processing methods do contribute to great loss of potential fat that could have been grafted. How to choose a best processing method to achieve optimal transfer in patients with insufficient fat resources is fairly important. Methods Lipoaspirate was obtained from 10 healthy female patients who underwent liposuction from abdomen. Accord...
Source: Annals of Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Tags: Research Source Type: research
Throughout the last decade, aesthetic breast surgery has enormously spread in the outpatient clinic setting where plastic surgeons perform the vast majority of procedures under local anesthesia as day-case operations. The “tumescent anesthesia” is defined as the injection of a dilute solution of local anesthetic combined with epinephrine and sodium bicarbonate into subcutaneous tissue until it becomes firm and tense, which is “tumescent.” The “cold tumescent anesthesia” (CTA) derives from Klein's solution with the introduction of a new concept, which is the low temperature (4°C) of t...
Source: Annals of Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Tags: Aesthetic Surgery Source Type: research
In male-to-female gender transition, individuals request a number of interventions, including hormonal therapy, to promote feminizing characteristics. Estrogen-based medication is prescribed to increase breast development, decrease facial hair, promote feminine adipose tissue deposition, and soften skin. Surgical breast augmentation to supplement unsatisfying breast growth after hormonal therapy is a common and well-studied course of management for such transgender patients. In a departure from convention, the authors present a case of symptomatic macromastia requiring surgical breast reduction in a transgender woman follo...
Source: Annals of Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Tags: Breast Surgery Source Type: research
At the FDA ’s request, Allergan plc agreed to recall its Biocell textured breast implants and tissue expanders due to an increased risk of breast implant–associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)—a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma.
Source: JAMA - Category: General Medicine Source Type: research
Natrelle,Saline-Filled Breast Implant Biocell Full Height with Fill Tube, Sterile, for the following style numbers: Style 163:163-360CC, 163-440CC, 163-530CC, 163-655CC, 163-780CC; Style 168:168-120,168-150,168-180,168-210,168-240,168-270,168-300,168-330,168-360,168-390,168-420,168-450,168-480,168-510,168-550,168-600, 168-650,168-700,168-750, 168-800; Style 363: 363LF-170, 363LF-200, 363LF-230, 363LF-260, 363LF-300, 363LF-330, 363LF-370, 363LF-410, 363LF-450, 363LF-510, 363LF-560, 363LF-620, 363LF-690; Syle 468: 468-195, 468-230, 468-270, 468-300, 468-350, 468-380, 468-450, 468-495, 468-560, 468-620 These products may have...
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Natrelle 150 Full Height and Short Height Implants, BIOCELL, INTRASHIEL, BioDIMENSIONAL, Styles 150 FH and 150 SH. Product Usage: Breast augmentation and Breast reconstruction
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RITZ PRINCESS, BIOCELL, INTRASHIEL, BioDIMENSIONAL, Styles RML, RMM, RFL, RFM Product Usage: Breast augmentation and Breast reconstruction
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McGhan BioDIMENSIONAL silicone-Filled Breast Implants, style 153 Product Usage: Breast augmentation and Breast reconstruction
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Natrelle and McGhan Silicone-Filled Breast Implant BioCell Round Moderate Profile, Sterile, for the following style numbers: Style 110:110-090, 110-120, 110-150, 110-180, 110-210, 110-240, 110-270, 110-300, 110-330, 110-360, 110-390, 110-420, 110-450, 110-480, 110-510; Style 115 :115-150, 115-167, 115-185, 115-203, 115-222, 115-253, 115-272, 115-290, 115-322, 115-354, 115-378, 115-401, 115-435, 115-469, 115-507, 115-547, 115-586, 115-627, 115-666, 115-716; Style 120: 120-180, 120-220, 120-260, 120-300, 120-340, 120-400, 120-440, 120-500, 120-550, 120-600, 120-650; These products may have been sold under the McGhan, Inamed ...
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Natrelle 410, Highly Cohesive Anatomically Shaped Silicone-Filled Breast Implant Biocell Low Height Low Projection, Sterile, for the following style numbers: Syle LL: LL-410135,LL-410180,LL-410210,LL-410240,LL-410300; Style LM: LM-410140, LM-410190, LM-410220, LM-410250, LM-410320; Style LF: LF-410125, LF-410150,LF-410175,LF-410205,LF-410240,LF-410270,LF-410310,LF-410390,LF-410440,LF-410490,LF-410540,LF-410595,LL-410135,LL-410180,LL-410210,LL-410240,LL-410300; style LX: LX-410145,LX-410175,LX-410195,LX-410225,LX-410255,LX-410290,LX-410330,LX-410365,LX-410405,LX-410455,LX-410515,LX-410570,LX-410625; Style ML: ML-410125,ML-4...
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