Late Hematoma After Aesthetic Breast Augmentation with Saline-Filled, Textured Silicone Prosthesis

@article{Hsiao2002LateHA,
  title={Late Hematoma After Aesthetic Breast Augmentation with Saline-Filled, Textured Silicone Prosthesis 
},
  author={Hung-Tao Hsiao and kwang-Yi Tung and Chung-Shu Lin},
  journal={Aesthetic Plastic Surgery},
  year={2002},
  volume={26},
  pages={368-371}
}
Late, progressive enlargement of the breast after augmentation mammaplasty is an extremely rare complication. We present two cases of late capsular hematoma after augmentation mammaplasty with saline-filled, textured silicone implants. The MRI and C-T scan both clearly showed fluid accumulated within the capsule in one case. In this patient, we examined the interior of the fibrous capsule endoscopically, finding no persistent bleeding source. However, the inner lining had granulated tissue with… CONTINUE READING

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