Dow Corning

Dow Corning was the largest silicone breast implant manufacturer in the US.

First court case Mariann Hopkins vs Dow Corning:

Mariann Hopkins sued Dow Corning Corporation to recover for injuries suffered as a result of two sets of breast implants manufactured by Dow, which she received in breast reconstruction surgeries in 1977 and 1986.>>

Bankruptcy Dow Corning 1992 >>

Compensation claims were paid by Dow Corning Settlement for this diseases >>

Atypical Connective Tissue Disease >>

Atypical Neurological Disease Syndrome >>

Primary Sjögren's Syndrome >>

Mixed Connective Tissue Disease >>

Overlap Syndrome >>

Systemic Sclerosis / Scleroderma >>

Systemic Lupus Erythematosus >>

Polymyositis / Dermatomyositis >>

General Connective Tissue Symptoms >>

Diseases claimant information guide Dow Corning Settlement >>

Claimants' Advisory Committee >>

562 documents on the danger of silicone.

The documents constituted evidence against manufacturer Dow Corning >>

Complete: 562 documents >>

These brands used raw material from Dow Corning




Cox-Uphoff (CUI)





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