In recent years many women have expressed experiencing symptoms of “breast implant illness,” such as fatigue, cognitive dysfunction (brain fog or memory-loss), muscle pain, joint pain, hair loss, gastrointestinal upset, skin rashes and generalized weakness. If you can recall when these symptoms first appeared, you may notice a pattern of how they started after the implantation and have only compounded since.
If you’re experiencing strange health symptoms or just not feeling yourself, you need a surgeon who understands how to test for breast implant illness. Help us find your nearest American-Board-Certified Plastic surgeon.
Other reasons that can cause a concerned patient is a capsular contracture or implant rupture.