Another FDA approval for a “gummy bear” implant
Recently, the FDA has approved the Mentor MemoryShape CPG implant. This adds the 3rd company to have an anatomically-shaped breast implant in the U.S. The “gummy bear” implant has been widely available worldwide for the past decade.
With the approval of such form-stable, “gummy bear” implants, the use not only in breast augmentation, but also for breast reconstruction are heightened. It gives another option for implant-based reconstruction to women, as each woman is different.
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