You may have read some news about recent actions by the Therapeutic Goods Administration regarding textured breast implants and proposed regulatory action.
We wanted to be sure you were informed and supported with the most current and reliable information.
- Who might this affect? Women with textured implants only
- What is the risk? BIA-ALCL is a rare condition with a risk between 1-in-1,000 and 1-in-10,000.
- What to look out for: Swelling or a lump
- What action to take: If you have concerns, please speak with your medical practitioner.
To find out more, follow this link to TGA Information for consumers Breast implant associated cancer (BIA-ALCL): Information for consumers