The TGA has no plans to ban or restrict textured breast implants despite increasing evidence linking them to anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL). In a recent update the regulator said it had begun a scientific review of the surface topography of breast implants marketed in Australia after receiving 78 confirmed reports of BIA-ALCL in Australian patients, including four deaths. ...
No ban of textured implants despite link to anaplastic large cell lymphoma
By Michael Woodhead
8 May 2019