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MENTOR® MemoryGel™ Breast Implants and Saline-filled Breast Implants are indicated for breast augmentation – in women who are at least 18 years old for MENTOR® MemoryGel™ Breast Implants and at least 18 years old for Saline Breast Implants - or for breast reconstruction. Breast implant surgery should not be performed in women with active infection anywhere in their body; with existing cancer or pre-cancer of their breast who have not received adequate treatment for those conditions and; who are currently pregnant or nursing.
The most common complications with MENTOR® MemoryGel™ Breast Implants and MENTOR® Saline-filled Breast Implants include reoperation, capsular contracture, asymmetry, breast pain, implant removal, wrinkling, and implant rupture and deflation. Detailed information regarding the risks and benefits associated with MENTOR® MemoryGel™ Breast Implants is provided in two patient brochures entitled, Important Information for Augmentation Patients about MENTOR® MemoryGel™ Silicone Gel Filled Breast Implants and Saline-Filled Breast Implants, Making an Informed Decision available from your surgeon or on line at www.mentorwwllc.com. For more complete safety information Click Here