Implant date: 7/10/2005 
Implant Surgeon: Riccardo Frati 
Implant Manufacturer: PIP 
Silicone or Saline: silicone 
Textured Shell: Yes 
Duration implanted:11yrs

Symptoms: chronic fatigue. Inflammation. Painful swollen joints. Painful Wrists couldn’t drive for months. Also felt like I broke my arm! (I’m under a rheumatologist)Numb and pins and needles in arms hands and legs and feet. Painful Stiff neck and head pressure. Brain fog. Dry eyes and blurred vision ( under an eye specialist). Dry mouth. Breathless and palpitations had many ECG’s. Dizziness and Vertigo. Blisters on the back of my legs. puffy face. Food sensitivities and allergies. Hard Lump on my arm for 3 months then went?! Flu symptoms. Early Decayed teeth. A cough to clear my throat. Constant UTI’s passing blood on antibiotics for most of the time I’ve had implants to clear infections. Dare I say “Gas”. Poor memory and concentration. Weak and exhausted. Implants Stole 11yrs of my life!

Autoimmune Diagnosis: Sjogren's disease,Behçet's disease & Reynard's
When: 2014

Capsular Contracture: no

Explant Date: 04/11/2016 
Explant Surgeon: Professor Iain Whittaker
Full or part capsulectomy: Kept capsules in as they were not visible. I was told!
State of implants: Right ruptured

Histopathology results: NA

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