General information about implants
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Tissue can lack because of many reasons: Loss through an injury, aplasia, mis- or disuse, reduction and there may be a feeling of lacking tissue because of esthetic reasons. So many the causes, many the different tissues, so many the materials and techniques for substitutions are.
Find your indication in the patient information chapters according to anatomy.
The risks of medical implants include surgical risks during placement or removal, infection, and implant failure. Some people also have reactions to the materials used in implants.
Usually implants are inserted for medical reasons to compensate for deficits. Other reasons may play a role in aesthetic considerations. In the case of transferring implants (e.g. “chip” or “cyborg” implants) practical reasons are in the focus.
Implants can be placed permanently or they can be removed once they are no longer needed.
At some sites you can find the following hint buttons:
Some addresses with general or further information:
Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 April 2017 on medical devices…
Online-Portal für die Qualitätsberichte der Krankenhäuser (GERMANY)
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