Following her breast augmentation surgery in , Amy knew something was wrong. The implants her doctor put in, which she'd gotten after a double mastectomy to lower her risk for breast cancer, never felt like they were part of her body. They "feel like you have two rocks on your chest," Amy, who asked to be identified by her first name because she was discussing something so personal, told Insider. A year later, Amy's implants were causing her so much pain, she couldn't move her upper body.
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Textured breast implants made by Allergan that have been linked to an unusual cancer are being recalled in the United States at the request of the Food and Drug Administration , and will also be recalled globally, the agency announced on Wednesday. The F. Worldwide, cases and 33 deaths from the cancer have been reported, with of the cases clearly attributed to Allergan Biocell implants , the F.
Breast Cancer. A year-old-woman who underwent augmentation mammoplasty with silicone gel implants 30 years previously, visited our hospital with complaints of bloody nipple discharge, redness and itching of her right breast. Radical mastectomy was subsequently performed.