Monthly Archives: March 2019

Breast Implants and Lymphoma

The association between breast implants and lymphoma was made around 15 years ago. Lymphoma is not breast cancer. Breast-implant associated lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) usually presents as a single-sided swelling or enlargement (unilateral seroma). Other presentations include swelling affecting both breasts, or a breast lump. In such cases, sampling (cytopathology or histolopathology) is required, and if the […]