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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery - Global Open:
doi: 10.1097/GOX.0000000000000065
Case Reports

Silicone Breast Implants Can Save Lives

Rosen, Heather MD, MPH; Brzezienski, Mark MD; Higdon, Kent Kihyet MD

Open Access
United States
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Abstract

Summary: The authors present a case in which a patient sustained 2 shotgun wounds at close range, resulting in a ruptured silicone breast implant and no other injuries.

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