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Case 15.7 

Case 15.7
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Case 15.7
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Christine U. Lee

, and James F. Glockner

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199915705.003.0390
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date: 14 October 2019

65-year-old woman with bilateral breast implants placed 25 years ago presents with increasing capsular contracture

Axial (Figure 15.7.1) and bilateral sagittal (right, Figure 15.7.2A; left, Figure 15.7.2B) IR images with fat suppression and selective water suppression demonstrate silicone outside of the fibrous capsule bilaterally. Intracapsular rupture of both implants is indicated by the teardrop signs and subcapsular line signs in both breasts....

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