Augmentation mammoplasty is one of the most used procedures in breast surgery and its complications have been very well studied. However, periprosthetic galactocele after prosthetic breast augmentation surgery is a very little-known complication (Figure 1).
Galactorrhea is a rare complication after breast plastic surgery. Its cause is still unknown, although it is most likely that its appearance has a multifactorial origin. Our casuistry consists of 40 cases whose ages range from 18 to 40 years, occurring in nulliparous and multiparous women.