Health Tip: Considering Breast Implants?

-- If you are considering breast implants, you should be aware of potential risks, including breast pain and potential rupture of an implant, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says. The FDA offers this information for women who are considering...
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ConclusionWe could try to use BTX-A as a new method in the field of mammaplasty. There are so many advantages such as postoperative pain relief, reducing the hospital stay, and increasing operation success rate, but rigorous methodological evidence is still lacking. A lot of studies were retrospective, only two studies used the RCT method. Therefore, to obtain strong evidence to clarify the usage of BTX-A, more randomized double-blinded controlled trials will be required, meanwhile the mechanism study adds to the evidence.Level of Evidence IIIThis journal requires that authors assign a level of evidence to each article. Fo...
Source: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: research
ConclusionsTLA represents a safe and efficacious technique for performing breast augmentation surgery with sub-muscular implant positioning. This technique guarantees good pain control during and after surgery and has low incidence of postoperative side effects. Patients subjected to sub-muscular breast augmentation with TLA were satisfied.Level of Evidence IVThis journal requires that authors assign a level of evidence to each article. For a full description of these Evidence-Based Medicine ratings, please refer to the Table of Contents or the online Instructions to Authorswww.springer.com/00266.
Source: Aesthetic Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 5 April 2018Source: Anaesthesia Critical Care &Pain MedicineAuthor(s): Omer Karaca, Huseyin U. Pınar, Enver Arpacı, Rafi Dogan, Oya Y. Cok, Ali AhiskaliogluAbstractPurposeThe present study was planned to evaluate the efficacy and safety of ultrasound-guided Pecs I and II blocks for postoperative analgesia after sub-pectoral breast augmentation.MethodsFifty-four adult female patients undergoing breast augmentation were randomly divided into two groups: the control group (Group C, n = 27) who were not subjected to block treatment and Pecs group (Group P, n = 27) wh...
Source: Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Conclusions: Ropivacaine irrigation in breast pocket is able to diminish early postoperative pain safely, being an alternative to other analgesic methods.
Source: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Global Open - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Tags: Original Article Source Type: research
Conclusions Combine used of Pecs I and II blocks provide superior postoperative analgesia in patients undergoing breast augmentation and shortens hospital stay.
Source: Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Medicine - Category: Anesthesiology Source Type: research
Breast reconstruction is a frequent consequence resulting from a fight with breast cancer. Women trying to become whole again have to undergo an implantation of a saline bag followed by regular, sometimes painful injections that gradually expand the ...
Source: Medgadget - Category: Medical Devices Authors: Tags: Exclusive Plastic Surgery Source Type: blogs
Conclusions: Cosmetic surgery performed in developing countries can carry substantial risks of complications that can be challenging to patients, primary care providers, insurers, and plastic surgical teams not associated with the original surgery. These complications pose significant burdens on our public health systems.
Source: Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Tags: Cosmetic: Original Articles Source Type: research
CONCLUSION: Our results confirm that CRRM with reconstruction could be performed safely. PMID: 29520501 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Breast Cancer - Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Tags: Breast Cancer Source Type: research
A 28-year-old female, with no past medical history, underwent breast augmentation with hyaluronic acid dermal fillers twice in Malaysia. She developed fever, right breast pain and erythema one week after the second procedure. Oral amoxicillin-clavulanate was prescribed with no response. She worked as a cabin crew and recently traveled to Malaysia and Russia.
Source: International Journal of Infectious Diseases - Category: Infectious Diseases Authors: Tags: Medical Imagery Source Type: research
Kelly Wood, 28, from Maidstone, Kent, had augmentation surgery at 17 years old when doctors found no breast tissue developing in her body. Hardened scar tissue has deformed her breasts.
Source: the Mail online | Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
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