Breast Implant Revision Q&A
Encapsulated + Breast Implant Revision
I've had my implants for 11 yrs with no complications. Last week I awoke to one breast being encapsulated. Thus far, I've visited two doctors. One Dr.... READ MORE
Hi... I awoke the other morning to an encapsulated breast.... maybe I'm oblivious but I truly had no warning signs. I went to see the doctor who... READ MORE
I am almost 2 weeks post-op from an open capsulectomy/implant exchange (right side only), and I developed excessive fluid in my breast. It's... READ MORE
For 4th Surgery, Should I Removing an Encapsulated Saline Implant and Replace W/ 'Gummy Bear' Implant?
47 yr old, healthy with recurrent encapsulation in right breast. I am considering a 4th surgery to replace my saline, submuscular 350cc implant with a... READ MORE
I Had Saline Breast Implants 6 Years Ago. I Had my Left Breast Implant Replaced Due to an Encapsulation. Within 4 Months I Had an... READ MORE
Unilateral BA at 19yo for asymmetry. Now 50. Encapsulated implant rmvd 3 wks ago, both breasts BL/BA, 304cc silicone, upper peri-aureolar, crescent... READ MORE
Help with RE-fixing Asymmetry After Prior Augmentation & Lift (Smooth/textured? Over/under Muscle?) (photo)
I am seeking advice on what steps to take for my breast surgery soon. I plan to have a lift on both as well as my implants replaced and larger. I... READ MORE
I have posted other questions before... thank you for all of your great answers! My left breast is encapsulated. My implants are now beneath the... READ MORE
I have had nine implants over the years due to incapsulation. I am not badly incapsulated and uncomfortable. My physician says she can remove the... READ MORE
I had done my implant in nov 2010 and got encapsulated in dic 2011. My DR. Was Simon from cosmetic center in miami, fl. I had a terreble situation... READ MORE
I have developed encapsulated implants and I've had them for about 15 yrs now. During this time, I've had to gone on coumadin therapy for... READ MORE
Although my implants are encapsulated, the breasts are not mis-shapened. I have had my implants replaced twice due to encapsulation, the last time was... READ MORE
I've Had 2 Breast Augs & May Need a 3rd Due to Encapsulation. Should I Have a 3rd? Should I Change the Type/size?
Had implants in Mar '12. By Nov '12 the left side encapsulated. had my 2nd surgery in Jan '13 & in July the same! L. breast encapsulating again.... READ MORE
I had two procedures done two months ago a rhinoplasty and breast augmentation. I had a deviated septum, I went back yesterday for a follow up and my... READ MORE
Implants have been replaced 3 times in 21 years. I went with a Dr. suggested Gummy Bears , teardrop form. Any suggestion?(photo)
Doctor went above the muscle 1st time , loosing encapsulation concern. He said they must stay in place 6 months. Concern is for a week I had drain... READ MORE
Removal of 300cc saline implant, a lollipop lift and a new 225cc silicone under muscle. Will this be a noticeable size change?
I am Petite, 4'11", 104 lbs. There was encapsulation of the old saline implants, but my original breast tissue prior to my first surgery 20 years ago,... READ MORE
I had a capsulectomy 6 weeks ago and still not recovered. My left breast was encapsulated. Any suggestions?
Frustrated, sad, and tired of hiding my breast under baggie clothes. My left breast was encapsulated, had a capsulectomy 6 weeks ago. My breast... READ MORE
I am 64 years old.... i have had 3 encapsulations over a 30 year period. have gone from silicone to saline. currently have 370cc mentors on top of... READ MORE