Among the most typical complications of augmentation mammoplasty and one of the causes motivating a revision mammoplasty procedure is the capsular contracture of the breast implants; reason why is the necessity of reoperating such hardened breast implant, which is sometimes refractory to physical therapy or massaging, this means the mammary prostheses outer scar or capsule is hard and compressing it, does not soften to decompress the implant, therefore if a persistent capsular contracture occurs to the breast implant it will have to be operated to be decompressed sooner or later.
Causes of breast implants capsular contracture are varied, including the increased risk with certain models of implants like smooth shell ones, lack of proper, strict and long postoperative immobility from patient's side to allow prosthetic fixation, serum, blood or milk fluid periprosthetic build ups, infection, genetical factors leading to strong scarring, surgical technique, etc; the state of the art is nowadays with areolar incision and macrotextured shell, cohesive silicone gel filled and anatomical shape breast implants placed in subfascial plane, being an upgraded option the use of highly cohesive gel filled breast implants to reduce rippling.
Once the breast implants capsular contracture is confirmed and its irreversibility stated, the recommended treatment protocol may involve performing a late and scheduled capsulectomy once the tissues are cooled down, with or without implant renewal.
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