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breast augmentation

surgery to increase the size of the breast. See also breast implant, mammoplasty.

Breast Implants And Lymphoma: How Real Is the Risk And ...

... in women with breast implants, and they want doctors and patients to be aware
that any unusual swelling or change around the implant could be ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2011/01/27/breast-implants-and-lymphoma-how-real-is-the-risk-and-why-cant-we-get-the-answer.aspx

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy

... technologist knows about your implants before starting ... done with tissue flap
breast reconstructions although ... But reconstructed breasts can look fatty ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/002992-pdf.pdf

Types of breast reconstruction

... Breast implants in the remaining breast may affect your ability ... was taken and
one on the reconstructed breast. ... in the size and shape of the breasts. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-types-of-br-recon

FDA: Silicone Breast Implants Appear Safe, But Need to Be ...

... in November 2006, for either breast augmentation or for ... if they notice any
changes in their breasts. For information about breast reconstruction after ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/fda-silicone-breast-implants-appear-safe-but-need-to-be-monitored

Factors with controversial effects on breast cancer risk

... do not wear bras regularly are more likely to be thinner or have less dense
breasts, which would ... Implants make it harder to see breast tissue on ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastcancerearlydetection/breast-cancer-early-detection-br-ca-risk-controversial

Can breast reconstruction hide cancer, or cause it to come ...

... technologist knows about your implants before starting ... done with tissue flap
breast reconstructions although ... But reconstructed breasts can look fatty ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-br-recon-and-ca

After breast reconstruction surgery

... with other women who have had breast reconstruction might be ... Silicone gel
implants may open up or leak ... that regular MRIs of the implant be done ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-after-surgery

Before surgery

... The most common problem with breast implants is capsular contracture. This
happens when the scar (or capsule) around the implant tightens and ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastreconstructionaftermastectomy/breast-reconstruction-after-mastectomy-before-surgery

Mammograms in special circumstances

... x-rays used for imaging the breasts cannot go through silicone or saline
implants well enough to ... means that the part of the breast tissue covered ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/mammogramsandotherbreastimagingprocedures/mammograms-and-other-breast-imaging-procedures-special-mammo-sit

Mammograms in special circumstances

... x-rays used for imaging the breasts cannot go through silicone or saline
implants well enough to ... means that the part of the breast tissue covered ...

http://www.cancer.org/healthy/findcancerearly/examandtestdescriptions/mammogramsandotherbreastimagingprocedures/mammograms-and-other-breast-imaging-procedures-special-mammo-sit