Allergan Voluntarily Recalls BIOCELL® Textured Breast Implants and Tissue Expanders
- Food and Drug Administration
- Medical Office,
- Critical Access Hospitals,
- Ambulatory Care,
- Office-Based Surgery
Allergan plc has announced a voluntary worldwide recall of BIOCELL® textured breast implants and tissue expanders. Allergan is taking this action as a precaution following notification of recently updated global safety information concerning the uncommon incidence of breast implant-associated anaplastic large cell lymphoma (BIA-ALCL) provided by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
BIOCELL® saline-filled and silicone-filled textured breast implants and tissue expanders will no longer b…