Allergan Breast Implant
Allergan Breast Implant Criteria
- Patient had Allergan Biocell textured breasts implanted between 1986 and 2019
- Patient is suffering any of these side effects indicating possible risk of ALCL
- Nausea or dizziness
- Pain or discomfort
- Swelling or changes in shape
- Rupture or leakage
- Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (ALCL)
- Other cancer diagnosis
- No legal representation
Q : How do I know if mine was recalled?
Ans : It states model number on the identification card given after surgery. If the ID card is not available, call your surgeon.
Q : How many of these are out there?
Ans : There have been apprx 400,000 implants sold since 2010, but this accounts for 5% of implants over the same time period.
Q : What are the odds of getting ALCL?
Ans : ALCL is very rare. In fact, there are only 400-500 new ALCL cases reported annually.
Q : What are the symptoms that might require me to see my doctor?
Ans : See your doctor or implant surgeon if you notice any swelling, pain, lumps or changes in shape.
Q : If I have the recalled implants, what do I need to do next?
Ans : You need to contact your implant surgeon and he will indirectly test for issues that may lead to ALCL. If the tests indicate you are at risk, Allergan will replace and pay for everything.
Recalled Allergan Biocell Natrelle and McGhan Breast Implant Styles
- Natrelle Saline breast implant styles 168, 363, 468
- Natrelle and McGhan 410 breast implant styles LL, LM, LF, LX, ML, MM, MF, MX, FL, FM, FF, FX
- Natrelle and McGhan 410 Soft Touch breast implant styles LL, LM, LF, LX, ML, MM, MF, MX, FL, FM, FF, FX
- Natrelle 510 Dual-Gel styles LX, MX, FX
- Natrelle INSPIRA breast implants, styles TRL, TRLP, TRM, TRF, TRX, TSL, TSLP, TSM, TSF, TSX, TCL, TCLP, TCM, TCF, TCX
- Natrelle and McGhan Round Gel Implants, styles 110, 110 Soft Touch, 120, 120 Soft Touch
- Natrelle Komuro breast implants styles KML, KMM, KLL, and KLM
- Natrelle Ritz Princess breast implant styles RML, RMM, RFL, RFM
- Natrelle 150 Full Height and Short Height double lumen implants
- Natrelle 133 tissue expanders with and without suture tabs: styles 133FV, 133MV, 133LV, 133MX, 133SX, 133SV, T-133FV, T-133MV, T-133LV, T-133MX, T-133SX, T-133SV, 133FV-T, 133MV-T, 133LV-T, 133MX-T, 133SX-T, 133SV-T
- Natrelle 133 Plus tissue expander styles 133P-FV, 133P-MV, 133P-LV, 133P-MX, 133P-SX, 133P-SV, T-133P-FV, T-133P-MV, T-133P-LV, T-133P-MX, T-133P-SX, T-133P-SV, 133P-FV-T, 133P-MV-T, 133P-LV-T, 133P-MX-T, 133P-SX-T, 133P-SV-T