Breast Augmentation Q&A
Abscess + Breast Augmentation
Had breast lift & saline implant replacement 10 days ago. Left breast more tender, has a red spot where one stitch sticks out. No fever, no... READ MORE
I recently had breast argumentation about 3 months ago. The implants were place on top of the muscle. An abcess appeared on the left breast, it needed... READ MORE
BA Stitches Opened Up and Yellow/Bloody Drainage. Right Breast Appears Abcessed. Can Internal Stitches be Removed?
My right breast after augmentation with lift opened up and now has white blood cells upon culture of the yellow sometimes bloody drainage. I can... READ MORE
16 Days ago I had a breast augmentation. 2 days ago I went to see my surgeon because one of my incisions had been really bothering me and that morning... READ MORE
Does this look like necrosis, stitch abscess, or wound dehiscence? I am worried something is wrong. I am 4 weeks post op. At my 2 week checkup, PS... READ MORE
I have multiple stitch abscesses. What's the best way to treat & will they leave terrible scars? (photo)
(Bilateral lift & aug in left) I'm 6 wks post-op. 3 wks ago a bump formed on my right areola, filled with pus, drained, and scabbed. Another then... READ MORE
I'm 2 weeks ba post op, left breast is leaking yellow fluid. I have no fever and no pain, I'm on 3rd course of antibiotic. Leaking post op was pinkish... READ MORE
Urgent Plea to Be Seen ASAP by Surgeon in DFW Area? Judge Me! Yell at Me! Bill Me! But PLEASE Treat Me...desperate!!
I have a growing untreated abscess on the underside of my right breast. I believe this is a result of painful, undissolved stitches following a... READ MORE
I had a breast augmentation with a lift about a month ago. About 10 days ago I started seeing what I thought was puss, the dr was not available so his... READ MORE
I had breast abscess 2 years ago. Is it a bad idea to have breast augmentation? is the infection risk too high? has anyone had similar situation but... READ MORE
Breast augmentation 7 weeks post op. left breast was leaking seroma from a pin hole in incision. After leakage stopped I had suture abscess, doctor... READ MORE
Please help, I need answers. Is this an infection and how can I beat this? What should I be asking my PS?
I went in for a breast implant op. at the very end of last year and became infected with mycobacterium abcessus. I waited several months to have a new... READ MORE
Ok so last week I told my PS I had breast milk leaking from my nipple and out of where I had my stitches on my right nipple only. They called me in to... READ MORE
Is this a suture abscess? Do the dissolvable sutures need to be removed? Why do I keep getting these wounds? (Photo)
I talked to my doctor on the phone today and she explained what she thought was going on. She didn't see me but She said my body is trying to push the... READ MORE
I had a breast aug in Jan 2013 & then another July 2013 to fix bottoming out. He placed sutures during that surgery. About 4 months after that I... READ MORE
After having scar abscesses my breast is left high, tight & hard. I'm 8 wks post op. Should I be worried? (Photo)
Both breasts looked perfect and amazing and I loved them. They had settled into shape & looked great. Last week I noticed a small bump on the scare on... READ MORE
Would a plastic surgeon consider a pro bono breast augmentation due to an abscess removal after child birth?
I gave birth to my daughter April 2012 and within three days had an abscess in the right breast. The doctor never looked at it, I was sent to talk... READ MORE