Breast Implant Removal Q&A
Lumps + Breast Implant Removal
My implants are 30 y/o & rock hard. Six weeks ago I found a hard lump attached to my rib. It's not in the breast tissue but on the right side at... READ MORE
12 Days After Explant. 25 Yr Silicone Ruptured/1 Side Had Bad Leak Extracap/found Hard LUMP. Normal? (photo)
12 days post -op. Started massage on breasts. One side feels right - the other side has the caved in nipple where the ps took all the tissue because... READ MORE
I had under the muscle implants removed along with a capsulectomy In Oct 12, I can now feel a large lump in my breast, it feels squidgy - is this normal? READ MORE
I Had Explants and Mastopexy 10 Months Ago and Have Many Concerns About How I've Healed. Can These Things Be Fixed? (photo)
I don't feel my lift was done properly. The left breast has a doubled affect on the outer part. The right has a fold at the end of the scar in the... READ MORE
7.5 weeks post explant after an unhappy revision in Jan 14, revision included capsulectomy for CC and implant exchange (Photo)
Hi,Following my explant I am having some issues with my areola folding underneath my nipple. When I am cold the outer edge of the areola also has some... READ MORE
Lumpy breasts 6 mos post op, what's the treatment? READ MORE
I have a large lump like mass above my left breast where my pectoral muscle is located why is this happening?
I had my implants removed 6 months ago, I noticed the mass about a month ago It's located where my pectoral muscles are. Could this be an issue with... READ MORE
I am 5 mos post op after explantation of breast Implants. I have lumps and dark areas on my breast. I did have a ruptured implant. What can be the... READ MORE
I'm getting different advice on what to do with a ruptured silicone implant. I had a MRI 10/2014. Hard lump seen 2 PS. (photos)
My 2 PS say leave it till it becomes a problem. More complications redoing the whole surgery. I have had 2 PS on this site state that removal is the... READ MORE
I had my breasts explanted (saline). It's been about 20 days post surgery and I'm feeling some hard lumps inside them. What could they be? My breasts... READ MORE
The tissue has hardened in one breast and is painful to touch. It is positioned midline from above nipple to the horizontal incision under the breast?... READ MORE
My implants are 11 years old -- TUBA method (belly button) -- so I have no scars at all. I had a lump, which turned out to be a cyst, but during an... READ MORE
Had BA done in March '15 n 1wk later I found a lump between my right breast and armpit near the top of my breast. My surgeon figured it was a swollen... READ MORE
I got my implants places a little over a year ago. Since then I have had chest pain at least once a day, sensation loss, my back and shoulders hurt, I... READ MORE
My implant has ruptured, I don't want new implant, I want explant. Will the manufacturer pay for this?
Two years ago I found a lump in my left breast. Before hospital app I found I was pregnant so they could only do ultrasound. The doctor said he... READ MORE
If an implant ruptures on removal, does it lead to silicone in lymph nodes or how long would it take to show up in lymph node?
If on removal of PIP implants in 2012 one was ruptured and there were no lymph nodes present. then in 2013 ultrasound shows silicone in lymph node... READ MORE
Wanna do breast explant but my left breast has a lump/ hard cyst. Is the lump due to the implant rupture?
I was thinking of a breast explant . But , suddenly yesterday , I found out a big hard lump breast near nipple .. I wonder if the lump is due to the... READ MORE
Would like feedback on what is going on with my right breast after ruptured silicone implant removal?
I had silicone implant removal with breast lift, the right implant was ruptured, my surgeon said he got all the silicone out and flushed it out real... READ MORE