Do Breast Implants Cause Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL) In Women?

Anaplastic Large-Cell Lymphoma after Breast Augmentation – Is It a True Cancer? Anaplastic large-cell Lymphoma (ALCL) is a hot topic today as it relates to breast implant surgery. According to Wikipedia, anaplastic large-cell lymphoma (ALCL) is a type of non-Hodgkin lymphoma involving aberrant T-cells. Recently, an association has been found between breast implants, especially textured implants in…

Breast Augmentation and Lift Using Patients Excess Breast Tissue

BREAST AUGMENTATION AND LIFT WITH AUTOLOGOUS BREAST TISSUE Over the past 5-10 years, some plastic surgeons have been using autologous breast tissue (patient’s own breast) to augment the breast.  The most widely used indication has been for breast reconstruction. However, some plastic surgeons have been advocating it for cosmetic breast augmentation as well.  Naturally, I…