await further advice from the distributor(s) and/or MHRA
We issued a second MDA on implants made by Silimed. These implants are testicular implants and vaginal stents which are made for Coloplast by Silimed and are sold under the Coloplast brand name.
Products covered by the suspension
The following products by Silimed continue to be covered by the suspension:
silicone implants for plastic surgery: implants: breast implants, pectoral implants, gluteal implants, calf implants, implants for hand surgery, tissue expanders, facial implants, nostril retainers, suspension sheets for breast surgery
bariatric surgery: gastric bands and balloons
implants for urology: testicular implants, penile implants, vesical conformers, periuretheral constrictors, tubes for hypospadias, vaginal stents
silicone implants for general surgery: blocks and sheets
silicone invasive devices: sizers for silicone implants
The following implants are made for Coloplast by Silimed and are sold under the Coloplast brand name:
What to do if you have questions
If you have questions about your implants you should seek advice from your implanting surgeon or clinic.