Silicone breast implants increase the risk of arthritis by 600%, stillbirths by 450% and skin cancer by 400%. In addition, compared with the implants on the basis of salt solution, the silicone is almost two times more likely to result in scarring around.
Silicone breast implants, which are often used in operations on breast enlargement, represent a considerable danger to women’s health. In particular it is established that they increase the risk of arthritis, stillbirth and even skin cancer. The risk of stillbirth in women, setting yourself silicone breast implants, grows 4.5 times and the probability of occurrence of malignant melanoma or the most aggressive and deadly cancer of the skin is increased 4 times. In addition, compared with the implants on the basis of salt solution passed through the breast augmentation with silicone implants women are twice as likely to encounter surgical complications, especially scarring around the implant.
Researchers from the University of Texas has carried out the largest-scale observation of the effect of breast implants on women’s health. They believe that their findings will better inform women who are considering carrying out breast augmentation and have not yet decided on the choice of implants. Magicforum recalls that the two most common materials for breast implants are silicone and saline. Silicone is a plastic gel and saline implants use a silicone shell filled with sterile salt solution.
For reconstructive surgery of the breast, that is, to restore it, approved both types of implants. During surgery for breast augmentation, saline implants are recommended for women 18 and older and silicone for women 22 years of age. Many patients believe that silicone provides them a more realistic touch the chest, But it also presents a more significant risk in case of leakage. (READ MORE)