Seroma After Breast Augmentation: Why This Happens

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Seroma is something that forms after any surgery. It’s just the accumulation of fluid in pockets. And it’s commonly seen after breast augmentation. So why exactly does this happen? Well, you’ll find out the answer to this question here.

Breast Implant Infection Symptoms

Doctor showing breast implants to the patient

Sadly the breast unlike the rest of our body does not have an immune system. So when antibodies are delivered by the immune system to fight against infections, they are not effective in the breasts. Why? Because the antibodies do not get to the breast and the breast does not have any ability to fight against infection by itself. It is for this reason that implants are prone to infection.