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Breast implant

Descriptions of Breast implant

Breast implant: Implants used to reconstruct and/or cosmetically enhance the female breast. They have an outer shell or envelope of silicone elastomer and are filled with either saline or silicone gel. The outer shell may be either smooth or textured.
Source: Diseases Database

Breast implant : implant, often of silicone, in the mammary tissue; may be preformed for medical or cosmetic reasons.
Source: CRISP

Summary Information: Breast implant

Breast implant: A breast implant is a medical device composed of a silicone shell filled with saline or silicone gel and used to augment or reconstruct the breast for cosmetic and medical reasons, respectively.

Diseases Related To Medical Device: Breast implant

These diseases are related to the medical device Breast implant:

Types Of Breast implant

These devices are types of the medical device Breast implant:

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