Breast Implant Removal Q&A
Compression Garment + Breast Implant Removal
Dear Dr's, I'm having my breast implants removed this summer, with no replacement. I see, from this site, that some ladies have been advised to wear a... READ MORE
I am 2 weeks post-explantation and am wondering when I can wear an underwire bra. I am currently wearing a compression garment (to prevent seroma) at... READ MORE
Above muscle implants removed with total capulestomy on April 23 rd .No drains used. started accumulating fluid after surgery.PS said to wait and see... READ MORE
I'm explanting in early August, 7 months after initial explant (I'm 25, no kids, no weight gain/loss). My doctor is performing a capsulectomy,... READ MORE
I had breast explant surgery Wednesday. It was a simple removal no drains or capsule removal. I have been wearing a tight ace bandage as per my... READ MORE
I am one week post explant and wondering about compression garments for helping recovery - what type is best?
I had implants for about eleven years, under the muscle and like many on this forum received much bigger implants than anticipated. They were 500 cc... READ MORE
I had my breast implants removed yesterday morning and I'm wondering if at this point if it's possible to have too much compression? I'm wanting to... READ MORE
I've been told my implants are so large that my breasts after explant & deflated. Would compression aid in tightening the skin?
11 Years ago. I got a 375cc silicone over the muscle put in, I was a 34D and went to a 34E. 2 further pregnancies since implants, my bust size at this... READ MORE
I am having explant only surgery of 600cc silicone one under muscle and one above muscle. The PS does not use a compression garment or bandage. The... READ MORE
Do I need to wear a compression band or sports bra after Breast Implant Removal 2 days ago? If so, which is best?
I had a breast aug. 5-14-14 & on 6-3-14 I removed my 270cc saline implants that were placed under the muscle. What is best to wear during my healing... READ MORE
I'm worried about going back to work completely flat as a pancake because in have to wear a really tight ace bandage like bra or wrap. Can you help me... READ MORE
Very specific question, how long do you have to wear the very tight bandage like garment? Can you take it off for short periods of time like to shower... READ MORE
I am having my explant in 25 days time, and would like any recommendations for a good compression bra. Many thanks x READ MORE
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
Regarding varied skin retraction time after planned saline implant deflation? Is compression garment a good idea?
From your experiences/observations: 1. What's the shortest & longest amount of time you've seen skin retraction continue after elective saline implant... READ MORE
As a floor RN, what is the minimal amount of time I would need to take off of work if I am removing implant under local anesthesia (no capsule work)?... READ MORE
I want my implants removed and don't want any more. Do most PS suture the pocket, lift breast tissue and suture to higher point on chest wall before... READ MORE
I'm having my implants removed tomorrow. Dr says no compression bra or wrap is needed. Goes against what I've seen on here. Should I get aBBC sports... READ MORE
Hi. I had breast augmentation on July 10th and had them removed on August 10th (they weren't for me). Recovery has gone smoothly and my incisions have... READ MORE