Breast Implant Revision
The three most common reasons for breast implant revisions —
- Changing implant size
- Improving the natural feel and appearance of the breasts correcting
- Capsular contracture
Breast implants are like any other man-made implantable medical device (such as heart valves and artificial joints), and realistically some patients will require revisionary procedures..
Breast augmentation revision surgery is certainly more complex than primary (initial) augmentation, and you should realize that the proper time for the correct operation to be performed is the first time.
The need for breast augmentation revisions stem from a number of sources but fall into several broad categories (click titles to expand):