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Silicone breast implants given the OK by the FDA

Silicone breast implants given the OK by the FDA

FDA approves silicone gel-filled breast implants

FDA approves silicone gel-filled breast implants

Sens. Feinstein, Snowe ask FDA for safety review of silicone breast implant manufacturer's product application

Sens. Feinstein, Snowe ask FDA for safety review of silicone breast implant manufacturer's product application

Silicone breast implants make a comeback in Canada

Silicone breast implants make a comeback in Canada

Advocacy group asks FDA to launch criminal investigation of allegedly withheld data on silicone breast implant application

Advocacy group asks FDA to launch criminal investigation of allegedly withheld data on silicone breast implant application

Having breast implants does not increase mortality risk

Having breast implants does not increase mortality risk

Reality show prompts stricter laws for cosmetic surgery for Australian teens

Reality show prompts stricter laws for cosmetic surgery for Australian teens

Computer-aided detection essential in preventing breast cancer

Computer-aided detection essential in preventing breast cancer

Breast cancer doesn't have to mean losing your breast

Breast cancer doesn't have to mean losing your breast

Breast implants safer than first thought when it comes to breast cancer

Breast implants safer than first thought when it comes to breast cancer

Breast implants shown to be associated with a decreased breast cancer risk

Breast implants shown to be associated with a decreased breast cancer risk

Breast implants not associated with an increased risk of cancer

Breast implants not associated with an increased risk of cancer

Silicone breast implants leak platinum into the body

Silicone breast implants leak platinum into the body

Cosmetic plastic surgery predictions for 2006

Cosmetic plastic surgery predictions for 2006

New type of silicone gel breast implant

New type of silicone gel breast implant

Breast conserving surgery followed by radiation therapy is a good option for women with early-stage breast cancer who have breast implants

Breast conserving surgery followed by radiation therapy is a good option for women with early-stage breast cancer who have breast implants

Performing a sentinel node biopsy prior to mastectomy and reconstruction gives best results

Performing a sentinel node biopsy prior to mastectomy and reconstruction gives best results

Consumer groups in U.S. threaten legal action over implant investigation

Consumer groups in U.S. threaten legal action over implant investigation

Fungal contamination of saline-filled breast implants is readily preventable

Fungal contamination of saline-filled breast implants is readily preventable

Breast CT may improve on mammography - more gentler, more accurate

Breast CT may improve on mammography - more gentler, more accurate