Breast Reconstruction Q&A
110-129 Lbs + Breast Reconstruction
After skin sparing mastectomy with nipple reconstruction and tram flap procedure, my entire areolar complex was sacrificed. The original tatoo from... READ MORE
I am having a bi-lateral mastectomy soon and researching reconstruction. I've seen 2 doctors: one who performs direct 1-step implants w/alloderm; the... READ MORE
I am BRCA + and am scheduled for prophylatic mastectomy with implant reconstruction in November. Recently, my sister consulted with a PS who does DIEP... READ MORE
- I am 26, had a BMX with TEs - I got Mentor Smooth Round - Ultra High Profile: 590 cc (diameter = 12.5 cm, projection = 6.3 cm) - I'm 5'2", 115 lbs... READ MORE
I Had a Mastectomy in January and I Getting 500cc High Profile Implants Soon. I Want my Cup Size to Full 34C?
I'm 5' 5" and weight 125 pounds. READ MORE
I had a bil mastectomy in 2007, I was only a AA cup. I do not want more than that as I was comfortable. I am a small woman, 118 pounds. Would it be... READ MORE
I Was Considering a Breast Reduction/lift. I Heard of a Mesh Lift Where They Create Scar Tissue to Support the Breast?
I remember reading about this mesh lift many years ago but haven't really heard much about it since. I was just wondering if there is any new... READ MORE
3 months ago I had reconstructive breast surgery, not satisfied with size, position too low and right breast bothers me. (Photo)
I'm 5'2 and weight 120lbs, my implants are allergen silicone 340 cc. Do I have double bubble on right breast? Is there a way to improve the appearance... READ MORE
Related to my previous posts about being unhappy with my mentor implants after mastectomy due to flatness I. Is there any way I can have high... READ MORE
Does implant rippling after reconstruction always require surgical revision or can it improve on its own?
I had a nipple/skin sparing prophylactic bilateral mastectomy with tissue expander placement in June of this year. In October I exchanged for... READ MORE
Hi, Second time TNBC patient, was recently told that I have BRCA1 mutation and will therefore be having double mastectomy. I am considered thin at... READ MORE
I had a pbm in Feb and I currently have 530 cc filled expanders . I have decided to go with the 410 anatomic implants . They will be 580ccs . My... READ MORE
Originally diagnosed with IDC in June 2013. Received 9600 cygs and hyperthermic therapy from aug 2013 til February 2014. It's back. Now I must have... READ MORE
I'm 27, 115 lbs and my breasts have always bothered me and make me self conscience. I feel it's mostly my areolas that I don't like. My breasts used... READ MORE
I had prophylactic nipple sparing mastectomy with immediate reconstruction I had breast aug 6 years ago with saline high profile overfilled to 425cc... READ MORE
I measured my breast today and my bra size is a 34ddd, the same size I was when I had the reduction. I have a small frame at 5ft 2in and 118lbs. This... READ MORE
Had a Double Mastectomy and the Implant Continues to Fall. Is This Normal? What is Causing the Implant to Continue to Fall?
Left breast cancer, breast implant falls 1 inch below right breast usually 2-3 months post-op, rippling of implant starts to show..each time. 5/7"... READ MORE
Are there any Drs in the San Antonio area that are qualified to do the scarless latissimus dorsi flap procedure? (photo)
I have IDC. Thought it was gone, 5 mos of hyperthermic therapy and 9600 cygs(?) of radiation. MRI confirmed, still there.I'm being told for the most... READ MORE
I had bilateral prophylactic mastectomy and immediate tissue expanders placed 6/29/15. The surgeon only places 250 cc expanders and he has already... READ MORE
Is 500cc too big? I'm 5'4.5", 115 lbs, and have no breast tissue (double mastectomy). Also have wide hips and big butt.
The pockets already exist since I had the reconstruction 18 mos ago. My cs put in 355cc textured teardrop Mentor mod plus+ profile silicone implants.... READ MORE