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Clin Rheumatol. 2019 May;38(5):1271-1276. doi: 10.1007/s10067-019-04447-y. Epub 2019 Jan 31. Silicone breast implants and depression, fibromyalgia and.

Ann Plast Surg. 2004 Mar;52(3):284-7. Breast implants and fibromyalgia: a review of the epidemiologic evidence. Lipworth L(1), Tarone RE, McLaughlin JK.

Rupture of silicone gel-filled implants may allow silicone to migrate through women who developed fibromyalgia after breast implant surgery.

Fibromyalgia is more common in people with silicone breast implants that in SLE patients, suggesting a relationship, a recent study found.