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Current evidence has not linked breast implants to autoimmune or other systemic diseases, however women continue to pursue explantation due to a heterogenous constellation of symptoms referred to as "breast implant illness” (BII). Although BII has no clear medical definition, pathophysiological explanation or diagnostic testing, a subset of patients report symptomatic improvement after explantation. In this study, Jacob Dinis and his co-authors assessed patient reported satisfaction with the removal of implants through the use of the BREAST-Q. They found that patients with BII report some degree of symptomatic improvement after removal of implants. However, despite reported improvement of symptoms, physical well-being remains low for patients with breast implant illness even after implant removal. Patient Satisfaction And Quality Of Life After Implant Removal For Breast Implant Illness Jacob Dinis, BS @jacob_dinis; Alexandra Junn, AB @alexjunn; Rema Shah, BA; Tomer Avraham, MD; Michael Alperovich, MD MSc @drmikealperovich. Section of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Surgery Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

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