LBM News

Press articles generated from discussions at London Breast Meeting 2018:

ALCL Panel Discussion

Women face new cancer risk after breast implant surgery

Breast cancer survivors undergoing reconstructive surgery are not being warned that their implants may lead to them developing the disease again.
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Breast implant cancer risks: are women aware?

A cancer associated with breast implants, that has led to deaths, must be better diagnosed and reported to regulators, warn global experts at the London Breast Meeting 2018.
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Women not warned of breast implant cancer risks, claim top surgeons

Breast surgeons across the UK must ensure women are aware of BIA-ALCL, a non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (a rare form of cancer) that is associated with implants; and more responsibility must be taken to diagnose and report cases, surgeons attending the 2018 London Breast Meeting have warned.
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Women not warned of breast implant cancer risks say top surgeons

A cancer associated with breast implants must be better diagnosed and reported to regulators, global experts have warned.
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Women not warned about cancer associated with breast implants

Breast surgeons across the UK must ensure women are aware of BIA-ALCL, a non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma (a rare form of cancer) that is associated with implants; and more responsibility must be taken to diagnose and report cases, surgeons attending the 2018 London Breast Meeting have warned.
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