Stitches + Breast Implant Revision

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Swelling and Sewn Pocket

I had my breast augumentation 4 days ago.They had to sew the pocket from previous augumentation because the implant shifted to the side some.Now with... READ MORE

6 Weeks Postop from Having a Mastopexy/Implant Replacement is It Normal for my Mastopexy Incisions to Split Back Open? (photo)

Since surgery I've had nothing but complications.I'm 6 wks post op and my incisions which were closed are not anymore.I seen my PS couple days ago and... READ MORE

Bleeding through my stitches?

I had an implant replacement 3 weeks ago. DR. performed. capsulectomy on rgt.breast because it was ruptured. 2 weeks after surgery he re-opened... READ MORE

Stitch Abcess? (photo)

A had a revision done on my breast lift plus implants 25 days ago. 4 days ago I removed 2 sutures from the spot in the picture. I sent pictures to my... READ MORE

Replace Implants with Smaller Implants?

The PS chose a range of 300cc-400cc for my 32A frame. Regretfully I chose 450cc. Although only into week two I know I want a redo; however, I noticed... READ MORE

I've Had One Breast Revision, but They Look Terrible. What Do I Do? (photo)

I got a revision because my first lift was a circumolear lift w/ implants. After waiting a year and a half, I went back in for a revision to remove... READ MORE

Internal Stitches with a Re Augmentation?

I had a re aug today after 12 years from a 260cc to 560cc. In that time I have breast fed two children. Whilst I was still groggy from the op my... READ MORE

I have internal bra/stitches and tightening of the pocket causing serious pain. Is this normal healing?

I had a revision done Friday to include internal bra/stitches, tightening of the Pocket increasing the implant from saliene 350 to silicone 500. The... READ MORE

Removing Painful Stitches from Capsulorraphy?

Can you remove painful stitches from a capsulorraphy and leave the implants in? what would be the options to do in a case like this? recently had... READ MORE

Is my only option removing the implants for an entire year? Why can't they just be replaced? (photos)

6 months ago I had a breast revision (to go bigger). 7 weeks after the surgery I developed a stitch abcess that infection the breast pocket. I've... READ MORE

6wks ago bilateral displacement of L implant & scalloping of overfilled R implants. HP, gel, now need another revison. (Photo)

Revision 6 wks ago for bilateral dis L implant I had 550 saline filled 625cc and R implant 550 filled to 675cc. I downsized w/silicone gel hp implants... READ MORE

Incision reopened after stitch removal this morning (photo)

I had my left implant replaced because of a capsular contracture on 4/29 submuscular silicone. I got the stitches removed this morning and then this... READ MORE

10 days post op, will this improve? (photos)

Hi, I am ten days post op and have had an implant replacement and nipple lift as I wanted them smaller as after my son my nipples had stretched and... READ MORE

2 months post op breast implant revision, my incision is not healing. Any suggestions?

I am 2 months post op and my incision is not healing. I have had to be re stitched 2 times already. Could being a vegetarian be the cause of this? READ MORE

Will 515cc implants sag in a couple of years? (Photo)

Hi, I'm 26 years old and having my second breast augmentation due to having an allergic reaction to dissolvable stitches. I had 415cc before and my... READ MORE

Follow up to my previous question: My Dr is truly baffled as to why this is happening. Internal stitches poking inside implant?

Thank you for responses. Nothing traumatic, insertion through aereola everytime. Implants deflated at exactly 1 yr mark first time and it's been 1 yr... READ MORE

One breast still very tight post augmentation. I wonder if this indicates an infection or a popped stitch?

One breast still very tight after a revision. Was the smaller breast and I got same size implants -- last time I had same thing but no problem with... READ MORE

Rib pain 8 days after surgery - is this part of the healing process?

I had breast augmentation 8 days ago, mentor high profile , 300cc in the left 325 cc in the right, sub pectoral. I have a pulling, stitch pain in my... READ MORE

Are internal sutures necessary to fix a gap that's too small between breasts if replacing with smaller implant?

I recently had my 300cc overfilled to 350cc implants replaced with 385 gel. They are way too close together. I feel it is because the implant chosen... READ MORE

Uneven Breasts w/ 2 different shapes after a breast lift, explant of silicone implants, & full capsules removed. Normal? (photo)

I had my breast implants removed with the full capsule and a lift two and a 2 1/2 wks ago for having the implants in for 1 1/2 yrs. I was told my... READ MORE

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