Comparison + Breast Implant Removal

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Breast Explantation Due to Intracapsular Rupture with Fluid Build

Fluid build up in my right breast, ultrasound showed there is a thick film of capsular around my implant. Look swollen but no pain. I went to 2... READ MORE

Would it be best to drain or remove my saline breast implants?

If I drain my saline breast implants how long would it take for my breast skin to firm up and my breast tissue to "fluff" per say compared to removing... READ MORE

Which would you recommend after implant removal; mastopexy compression bra vs underwire bra?

Hello my surgeon let me know that I would not need to be wrapped after surgery nor would I need to wear a compression bra after my implant removal,... READ MORE

Breast explant surgery after 40 years. Which is safer: in office, or in a hospital under general with an anesthesiologist?

I am afraid of the psychological effect of no breasts, not fitting into clothes, etc. I have always had hard capsule, many immune issues, pain,... READ MORE

Oncologist vs. plastic surgeon for explanting?

Hi there, I am getting an explant by an oncologist, not a plastic surgeon. Can you explain if there would be a difference in the way either of them... READ MORE

Is it harder to remove breast implants under muscle?

I saw many picturs about breast implants removed and i noted that after implant removed breast results better when implants are over muscle then... READ MORE

What is the risk of disrupting breast vasculature and pneumothorax with capsulectomy? (Photo)

Over implants 26 yrs, explanting (no lift) because of baker 3 cc with up shift right side. One PS said he would remove both capsules, the other said... READ MORE

Are there any recovery/risk differences with with Breast Implant Removal through the armpit rather than under the breast fold?

All the posts I've read talk about removal of implants from breast underfold. My implants were inserted through my armpit behind breast muscles. I am... READ MORE

Which breast lift would better for me - the lollipop lift or an internal lift combined with benelli lift? (Photo)

I'm looking into getting my 492 cc silicone gel under muscle removed. I've had two consultations with two board certified plastic surgeons. I'm so... READ MORE

Does explant only create more challenge for a PS than explant-re implant?

I have been to 5 PS all which have minimal experience with explant only. I am going with the PS who was recommended by my PCP. He has a lot of... READ MORE

Capsulotomy or Capsulectomy? What is best for severe capsular contracture?

I have baker grade IV capsular contracture which is extremely uncomfortable and painful. I was wanting dr's opinion on which procedure is best and... READ MORE

What is the difference of OHP (college of physicians and surgeons of Ontario) and CAAASF?

What is the difference of OHP (college of physicians and surgeons of Ontario) and CAAASF (Canadian Association for Accreditation ambulatory surgical... READ MORE

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