AbstractComplications encountered after breast augmentation are dealt with in some detail, with reference to their frequency, causes, prevention and treatment. A comparison between complications of a temporary, correctible nature and those classified as 'permanent', and between minor complications, not affecting the over-all result, and those causing major concern, is made. The criteria on which results are based are detailed, with ratings given to determine excellent, good or poor results.
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