Breast Surgery pp 625-632 | Cite as

A Critical Analysis of Breast Implants

  • Wanda Elizabeth CorreaEmail author
  • Luis Bernardo Froes


51.1 Introduction


Silicone breast implant Polyurethane-covered implant Textured implant Gel cohesivity Capsular contracture 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Ivo Pitanguy Plastic SurgeryPontifical Catholic UniversityRio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.Faculty of MedicineUniversity of Sao PauloButantãBrazil

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