• FDA approves new Natrelle gel implant

    3 monthes ago - By Modern Medicine

    In September, Allergan plc received FDA approval for its Natrelle INSPIRA Cohesive breast implants for women undergoing reconstruction, augmentation or revision surgery.
    This new breast-shaping option combines a high gel-fill ratio with Allergan's highly cohesive gel, for a customized result.
    The product line is the newest entry into the breast-implant category known as “gummy” implants, which are designed for increased breast fullness.
    “We are most excited to be able to offer patients a new implant filled with a highly cohesive gel that is designed to hold its shape,” says Carrie Strom...
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  • Breast implants and breastfeeding

    3 monthes ago - By Modern Medicine

    The percentage of women with breast implant surgery that achieved breastfeeding, either exclusively or mixed with artificial feeding, was exceedingly high, according to a study from Argentina in the December issue of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery .
    “We compared the habit of breastfeeding in 100 women with and 100 women without breast implant,” lead author Sandra Filiciani, M.D., tells Cosmetic Surgery Times . “Our research discovered that after 1 month, 93% of the women with a breast implant can successfully breastfeed their babies.”
    This compared to 99% of women without a breast...
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