Questions and Answers About Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL)

Since 2016, there has been more progress made regarding a rare type of cancer that researchers found to have a possible association with certain kinds of breast implants. Breast Implant-Associated Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) is a cancer of the immune system. Over the years since the condition was first reported, there have been 414 reported cases. Research has shown that BIA-ALCL appears to be mostly associated with textured silicone implants, though it could occur... Continue Reading