Early Experience With an Anatomical Soft Cohesive Silicone Gel Prosthesis in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Breast Implant Surgery

@article{Fruhstorfer2004EarlyEW,
  title={Early Experience With an Anatomical Soft Cohesive Silicone Gel Prosthesis in Cosmetic and Reconstructive Breast Implant Surgery},
  author={B. Fruhstorfer and E. L. Hodgson and C. Malata},
  journal={Annals of Plastic Surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={53},
  pages={536-542}
}
  • B. Fruhstorfer, E. L. Hodgson, C. Malata
  • Published 2004
  • Medicine
  • Annals of Plastic Surgery
  • Recently, an anatomic breast implant filled with soft cohesive silicone gel was introduced by Mentor Medical Systems onto the European market. This study reports the early experience of a single surgeon with this implant. All patients who received a Contour Profile Gel (CPG) implant from March 2001 to October 2002 were studied. Patient satisfaction with breast shape and consistency was assessed using linear analogue scales with a maximum score of 10. Thirty-five patients received CPG implants… CONTINUE READING
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