Originally published in PIP Implant World Victims Association's website. See full post here: https://pipaworld.com/en/about-pip-implant-scandal/
1. What is the PIP scandal?
The PIP (Poly Implant Protheses) scandal broke out on March 29, 2010 when the AFSSAPS (the French health agency, now named ANSM) banned the sale and use of these silicone breast implants. The health safety agency revealed that since 2001 PIP had been using an industrial silicone gel to fill these implants. This silicone supplied by the German...Read More