How should we investigate breast implant rupture?

@article{Hold2012HowSW,
  title={How should we investigate breast implant rupture?},
  author={Phoebe M Hold and Shabana Alam and William J Pilbrow and Judith F Kelly and Elizabeth M Everitt and Sanjiv K. Dhital and A. Juma},
  journal={The breast journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={
          253-6
        }
}
We aimed to examine a cohort of patients presenting with breast implant complications to establish the sensitivity and specificity of clinical examination, Ultrasound Scanning (US) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis of implant rupture, and to examine the correlation between US and MRI. We performed a 26-month retrospective review. Patients underwent US and MRI to exclude rupture. Results of US and MRI were compared prospectively for concordance, then retrospectively to… CONTINUE READING
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