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Latest advice and information for patients with PIP breast implants

Latest advice and information for patients with PIP breast implants

Background PIP breast implants containing silicone were produced by Poly Implant Prothese, a company founded in 1991 that was based in southern France. For a while, it ranked as the world’s third largest producer of breast implants, supplying around 100,000 implants a year. The implants were…

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Photo presentation of breast implant problems | general and PIP breast implants

Photo presentation of breast implant problems | general and PIP breast implants

We have included some photo presentations on breast implant problems. In particular we have focused on PIP related implant problems as well as giving an overview of implant failure (in general): Photo presentation on general implant related problems Photo presentation on PIP implant related problems …

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Scotland’s top plastic surgeon raised alarm over dangerous breast implants five years ago

Scotland’s top plastic surgeon raised alarm over dangerous breast implants five years ago

ONE of Scotland’s top plastic surgeons warned health watchdogs about dangerous breast implants FIVE YEARS AGO, we can reveal today. Awf Quaba told medical authorities of the abnormally high failure rates in the French-made implants in 2006 – shortly before his hospital stopped using them…

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