Pathology of silicone leakage from breast implants

J Clin Pathol. 1998 Jul;51(7):493-7. doi: 10.1136/jcp.51.7.493.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Breast Implants*
  • Breast Neoplasms / etiology
  • Carcinoma, Squamous Cell / etiology
  • Female
  • Fibrosis
  • Giant Cell Tumors / etiology
  • Granuloma, Foreign-Body / etiology
  • Humans
  • Lymph Nodes / pathology
  • Lymphadenitis / etiology
  • Lymphoma / etiology
  • Macrophages / pathology
  • Metaplasia
  • Prosthesis Failure*
  • Silicone Elastomers / adverse effects*
  • Synovial Membrane / pathology

Substances

  • Silicone Elastomers