Outcome study of the psychological changes after silicone breast implant removal.

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INTRODUCTION The purpose of this longitudinal study is to determine if there are changes in psychological well-being after breast implant removal. METHODS Thirty-seven women underwent breast implant removal and completed a preoperative baseline, early postoperative (4 to 9 months), and late postoperative (> 10 months) Brief Symptom Inventory, a measure of… (More)

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@article{Roberts1997OutcomeSO, title={Outcome study of the psychological changes after silicone breast implant removal.}, author={Cleora S. Roberts and Karen Elizabeth Wells and Stanlie M Daniels}, journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery}, year={1997}, volume={100 3}, pages={595-9} }