Extracapsular breast implant rupture

Case contributed by Roberto Schubert
Diagnosis almost certain


Status post cosmetic subglandular breast implants 15 years ago. The patient complained of a moderately tender lump in her right breast.

Patient Data

Age: 45 years
Gender: Female

Note: This case has been tagged as "legacy" as it no longer meets image preparation and/or other case publication guidelines.

Silicone granulomas extending beyond the fibrous capsule.

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