Breast Implant Illness

Breast implant illness / BII is a new name for physical symptoms related to silicone breast implants.

All these diseases can be categorized under 'Breast Implant Illness'.

Previously, the physical symptoms were known under the names:

Autoimmune inflammatory syndrome induced by adjuvants ASIA

Human Adjuvant Disease HAD

Silicone implant incompatibility syndrome SIIS

Scientific research

  • Low molecular weight silicones induce cell death in cultured cells 2020 >>

  • Understanding Breast Implant Illness, Before and After Explantation, A Patient-Reported Outcomes Study 2020 >>

  • Improvement Of Pulmonary Function After Removal Of Breast Implant And Total Capsulectomy: An Objective Outcome Assessment In Breast Implant Illness 2020 >>

  • Explantation of Silicone Breast Implants Ameliorates Gel Bleed Related Health Complaints in Women with Breast Implant Illness 2020 >>

  • Breast Implant Illness: A Biofilm Hypothesis 2020 >>