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My Saline Breast Implants Are Lumpy and Shelflike. Need Advice.

Four weeks ago I had saline implants put in under the muscle with a breast lift. I've had a lot of swelling and bruising, and even pitting sternal... READ MORE

Small Hematoma on Right Breast: What Should I Do?

I woke up this morning with this small blood blister looking thing just below my right nipple. It is the size of a pea and it is worrying me. I called... READ MORE

One of my Saline Implants Has Ruptured. Can I Get my Doctor to Drain the Other One?

Hi, I am a breast cancer survivor. I had chemo and radiation on my right breast. Afterwards the muscle on the right breast tightened up around my... READ MORE

Does Seroma and Drainage Mean I'll Need a Breast Implant Revision?

I had a full lift with 250'cc silcone 3 wks ago. I experienced some fluid draining about a week ago after I had some stitches removed,then 3days later... READ MORE

After Hematoma/seroma Are my Breast Looking Normal? 24 Days Post-op Still Draining. (photo)

I've been confirmed hematoma. Dr. drained with syring. Diagnosed myself seroma(obvious) On right breast only. No infections at all.Weekly appts, Dr is... READ MORE

Is It Normal 1 Week Post-Op To Replace An Implant And Drain Excess Fluid In Same Procedure?

I went today for my 6-day post-op. My left breast appears to be healing fine, however my right breast is still very swollen and hard. My surgeon... READ MORE

Clear Pin Size Drainage From Incision After Implant Replacement? (photo)

Hi, I had breast implants on December 14, 2011. I got into a car accident one and a half months later, and my left implant had to be removed. My PS... READ MORE

Draining Saline to Achieve "Teardrop Shape" Breasts?

I desire large implants w a teardrop look. I'm a B aiming for at least a DD. I have rib cage of 26.5"a chestof 30" around 5'1'' 105lbs. Asurgeon I... READ MORE

How Long Do I Have to Wait Until I Can Replace Implant Removed Due to Infection?

Bellini lift broke and they went in and removed, added saline and after left breast got infection, tried fighting it for 5 months with meds. Didnt... READ MORE

Minor Drainage at Incision Site 4.5wks Postop Normal? (photo)

I've notified my surgeon after having the suture tape removed 3wks postop. It appears that my right breast incision has a small yellow discharge fluid... READ MORE

I Have a Breast Expanded and Always Have Fluid Drainage, Im on Bactrim, Why All the Fluid?

I had breast cancer stage one, both breast was removed and i have expanders right now, i have one that healed fine n the other had a bractial... READ MORE

Lipo Axilliary and Breast Large Volume Extreme Inequality of Drainage. Right Side Continuous Drainage To date 6 Days Postop?

But left side little drainage from day 2 postop..doctor seen yday r side as mentioned waterworks blood tinged yellow. I have saline breast implants... READ MORE

Could I Be Rejecting Implant?

I am having yellow clear drainage from right breast1 month post op from breast implants. site red inflamed no fever . been short of breath one week... READ MORE

Drained Breast, Now Swelling. Is That Normal?

4 days ago I had drainage of my right breast due to fluid built inside suddenly 6 years after my breast implant surgery. The drainage was done in... READ MORE

Is 20-30 ml of drainage every 4-6 hours typical two days after evacuation surgery? (photo)

Bi-lateral breast augmentation on Wednesday, post op on Thursday, evacuation done on Friday. Dr said could not determine location of bleed and... READ MORE

Normal to have a lot of drainage after breast implants surgery?

I had my surgery 5 days ago and I still have my drainers and still discharging about 100ml a day from one side is this normal? What can I do to reduce... READ MORE

Infection was drained today from my left breast. Will the implant have to be replaced?

I am Post up 8 months breast lift and implants. I know developed an infection on my left breast my surgeon drained the infection today and I am to... READ MORE

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