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After a preventive double mastectomy, woman sues breast implant manufacturer over cancer-causing material


After Hilary Corts learned she had a BRCA 2 gene mutation and an 85% chance of developing breast cancer, she chose to have a double mastectomy and replaced her breast tissue with textured implants. Now, she is suing Allergan, the implant manufacturer, because of new research showing that the textured implants can cause lymphoma.