Implant rupture can occur from breast compression during mammography. Calcium deposits can form in the scar tissue surrounding the implant and may.
Capsular calcification associated with silicone breast implants: incidence, more than 12 years, % of those implants that were ruptured showed calcification, the implant) and actual bone formation within the fibrous tissue of the capsule.
Silicone granuloma can present itself as a soft tissue mass. After implant rupture, silicone leakage can remain within the breast parenchyma or nodules in the left breast, some with a thin rim of calcifications (Figure 1).