Australia – Breast implants and anaplastic large cell lymphoma

Update - TGA's review of textured breast implants and preliminary outcomes

This update reflects the TGA’s initial views following recent laboratory testing and statistical analysis. Breast implant sponsors have until 24 July to provide additional information which will be assessed before reaching a final decision.

Information is being made available at this stage as people with implants, and those considering implants have the right to make informed choices about their healthcare.

Because BIA-ALCL is rare, experts do not recommend removal of breast implants where there are no problems with the implant.

The breast implant hub has information to support people with any concerns about their implants…