breast implant procedure

Known as: Breast Implantation, Implantation, Breast Prosthesis, Implantations, Breast 
Surgical insertion of an inert sac filled with silicone or other material to augment the female form cosmetically.
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND The Natrelle Style 410 shaped, form-stable silicone gel implant (Allergan, Inc; Irvine, California) has been the… (More)
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2009
2009
No increased risks of specific types of cancer following breast implantation have been consistently reported, but data on risk… (More)
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2008
2008
BACKGROUND Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) that defines by prolonged fatigue and other manifestations, was recently integrated… (More)
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2003
2003
The frequency and severity of local complications remain the primary safety issues with silicone breast implants. The Danish… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
This article summarizes the current state and future needs of research into saline-filled and silicone gel breast implants. The… (More)
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2001
2001
In this article, mechanisms of breast-implant failure caused by surgical instruments commonly used to perform implantation… (More)
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2000
2000
Most studies on cancer incidence after breast implantation have focused on breast cancer, while the risk of cancers at other… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Local complications that require additional surgical procedures are an important problem for women with breast… (More)
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1993
1993
Initial aesthetic breast augmentation with inflatable saline implants has always had the distinct advantage of insertion through… (More)
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1989
1989
Of 33 patients who underwent 49 breast implantations for reconstructive surgery, 8 (24%) patients developed implant infections… (More)
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