Blog

Breast implant safety what you need to know?

I’ve heard in the media that textured breast implants may be banned in Australia?  I’m worried about the safety of my own breast implants!!  What should I do? It’s likely you have seen or heard recent media reports about a proposed ban or cancellation of some textured breast implants and a 6 month suspension on […]

Read more…
Breast implant safety Update

Key Facts about Breast Implant Associated ALCL What is BIA-ALCL? It is a rare cancer of lymphatic cells and a form of Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma It is not a breast cancer First reported nearly 20 years ago Who is affected by BIA-ALCL? Women who have had breast implants for either cosmetic or reconstructive reasons Based on […]

Read more…
Breast implant safety Update

Recently the media has questioned the safety of breast implants in relation to a rare form of lymphoma called Breast Implant Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA‐ALCL). Relative to the many millions of breast implants in the global community there are only a small number of reported cases (globally, around 688 reported cases of this rare […]

Read more…
Skip to toolbar