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Silicone Breast Implants, Leakage and Blood Level Tests

Written by lisaspitzer on . Posted in Breast Implant Blog, Silicone Poisoning and Silicone Breast Implants

If you have a silicone breast implant that has ruptured or is leaking you may have unusual silicone levels in your blood. Leaking or ruptured silicone breast implants and result in very serious diseases due to silicone poisoning.

We suggest you get your blood levels tested if you have any symptoms of silicone toxicity or just to play it safe.

Symptoms

  • Muscle inflammation
  • Chemical sensitivity and sensitivities to perfume, smoke and other inhalants
  • Joint pain
  • Fatigue
  • Weakness
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Hair loss
  • Memory loss
  • Foggy thinking
  • Night sweats
  • Tingling in the hands and feet
  • Heacaches
  • Abdominal pain
  • Chest pain
  • Other autoimmune disorders, including rheumatoid arthritis and Sjogren’s syndrome, scleroderma, fibromayalgia, and multiple sclerosis

Dow Corning Breast Implants Silicone Poisoning Alert

Silicone Poisoning Is Serious

Many Women With Dow Corning Breast Implants Have Developed Auto Immune Disorders

DOW Corning Claimant’s Should Get Silicone Medical Testing

There are two medical tests for silicone in the body.

 

1.) Silicone Antibodies – UNILAB Test #8099 Cpt 86318

 

Regular 4ml Serum at room temperature = Analytic time 7-10 days

 

2.) Silicon Levels – UNILAB Test# 9025 CPT84285

 

Minimum 2ml to 4ml Serum Analytic time 7-10 days

 

These tests are available through your  physician or a laboratory or walk in testing center. You may have to pay cash for these tests. You may have to call your local medical laboratory and ask for the code numbers. The tests  were developed by a rheumatologist at the University of California at Los Angeles.

You can try a local testing laboratory. There are testing labs that will do tests without a prescription. You can get the codes from a UNILAB in your area.

 

 

 

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