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Set up 33 years ago in a favela in northern Rio de Janeiro, Silimed in Brazil is the biggest silicone implant factory in Latin America, churning out 1,600 implants a day. Silimed hopes that the scandal of sub-standard silicone gel used in implants by French manufacturer PIP will not hit business too hard.

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