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Textured breast implant blogs

Nagor Textured Breast Implants and BIA-ALCL
Solicitor Sarah Moore, who represents women diagnosed with the cancer BIA-ALCL related to textured breast implants, discusses the latest medical findings on the rare disease.

From BII to BIA-ALCL – More Transparency is Needed for Women with Breast Implants
Product safety and consumer law solicitor, Sarah Moore, discusses the Victoria Derbyshire show, shown on 22 July 2019, which focussed on the concerning set of symptoms associated with breast implants known as Breast Implant Illness (BII).​

University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics is leading the way in BIA-ALCL monitoring and detection
Solicitor Zahra Nanji, who represents 20 women who have the breast implant related cancer BIA-ALCL, discusses recent developments in the US following the worldwide voluntary recall of Allergan textured implants last month.

Lawyers for women with BIA-ALCL welcome Allergan worldwide voluntary recall
Lawyers acting on behalf of 13 women who have the breast implant related cancer BIA-ALCL have welcomed the announcement from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that it had requested that Allergan recall specific models of its textured breast implants from the U.S. market.

From BII to BIA-ALCL – More Transparency is Needed for Women with Breast Implants
Product safety and consumer law solicitor, Sarah Moore, discusses the Victoria Derbyshire show, shown on 22 July 2019, which focussed on the concerning set of symptoms associated with breast implants known as Breast Implant Illness (BII).

Australian regulator takes a step closer to banning all textured breast implants in Australia
Consumer law and product safety solicitor, Sarah Moore, discusses the proposal by the Australian regulatory body that all textured breast implants should be banned from use in Australia.

Early diagnosis is key in the rare cancer linked to textured breast implants
Solicitor Zahra Nanji is currently investigating a legal claim for over 350 women who have Allergan textured breast implants which have been linked to a rare form of cancer known as BIA-ALCL

Allergan Implants: The Story so Far….
Product liability solicitor, Sarah Moore, discusses the developments that have happened since French regulator ANSM recommended a permanent ban on the sale of Allergan implants

Dispatches breast implant scandal investigation – what was missing from the MHRA response?
Channel 4’s Dispatches documentary series last night explored ‘Britain’s Breast Implant Scandal’. One of the issues raised in the show was the link between textured breast implants and a rare form of cancer known as BIA-ALCL. Solicitor Sarah Moore featured in the programme and is currently investigating a legal case on behalf of women with Allergan textured implants and those with confirmed BIA-ALCL diagnoses.

Health Canada suspends licences for Allergan’s Biocell breast implants
Solicitor Zahra Nanji discusses the recent announcement by Health Canada to suspend licences for Allergan’s Biocell breast implants, due to concerns about links to a rare form of cancer, and whether this should lead to stronger action from the UK health regulator.




 

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