breast implant

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Noun1.breast implant - an implant for cosmetic purposes to replace a breast that has been surgically removed
implant - a prosthesis placed permanently in tissue
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The IDEAL IMPLANT is a structured breast implant made from the same safe and proven breast implant materials and manufacturing processes as other breast implants.
The ' Global and Chinese Breast Implants And Sizers Industry, 2009-2019 Market Research Report ' is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global Breast Implants And Sizers industry with a focus on the Chinese market.
Washington, May 1 ( ANI ): Women who have breast implants and go on to develop breast cancer have a greater risk of dying from the disease than those without, a new study has warned.
Abstract: The recall of tens of thousands of defective breast implants in Europe in 2011-12 as well as new data on risks have raised questions about regulatory standards for these and other medical implants in the United States (US) and European Union (EU).
If you want silicone-gel breast implants, get them - just don't expect to keep them forever, according to a new report from the U.
The Food and Drug Administration is asking health care professionals to report any confirmed cases of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) in women with silicone gel- or saline-filled breast implants, citing concerns about a possible association.
The FDA is asking health care professionals to report any confirmed cases of anaplastic large cell lymphoma (ALCL) in women with silicone gel- or saline-filled breast implants, citing concerns about a possible association.
Ciancutti-Leyva documents both sides of the debate; on the one side is Den ee Dimiceli, a healthy vibrant young woman from Houston, Texas, who has made the decision to have breast implants after years of insecurity over her breast size; and on the other side is Wendy Myers, a woman who was once healthy and energetic before having silicone breast implants in the 1980s.
That's what California plastic surgeons and dermatologists may be asking patients if state tax officials decide that breast implants, face-lifts and other FDA-approved cosmetic enhancements should be levied the same sales tax as other goods.
Safety of Silicone Breast Implants, Report of the committee on the Safety of Silicone Breast Implants (IOM).
centre study found that women with breast implants visited doctors and specialists significantly more and were four times as likely to be hospitalized than the women without implants.
ALL breast implants sold in Europe will have to undergo more stringent safety checks.