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750cc in Tissue Expanders Currently. Is 800cc Correct for Silicone?

I am 6 weeks out of Preventative Bilateral Mastectomy, BRCA1 positive, pathology is clear. Skin Sparing, not Nipple sparing.My PS was able to make... READ MORE

3 Months Post- Mastectomy. 29 Band Width, 5'4, 130 Lbs, Expanded to 450cc. What Size Should I Go?

Have expanders to 450 currently. Not sure what size implant to get...silicone 450 or 495? Currently still getting expanded. What sizes would this be?? READ MORE

Round or Tear Drop Silicone Gel Breast Implants? For Reconstruction Patient

Breast cancer survivor w tissue expanders confused about what type of implant round or tear drop? My surgeon gave me great advice asked me to think... READ MORE

Breast Reconstruction Implant Revision - More Expansion Needed?

I saw a plastic surgeon because I am having pressure and pain across my chest. I have a 250 cc implant. He told me that my current implant is way too... READ MORE

What Are the Different Kinds of Breast Implants? Which One is Best for Me? (photo)

I am going to have a consultation for a breast lift with implants. I am 44, 5'6 and weigh 140 lbs. My problem is asymmetry and sagging due to age and... READ MORE

Right Implants for Reconstruction After Mastectomy to Achieve D Cup?

I'm going to have breast reconstruction due to a double mastectomy, I have tissue expanders 600cc, I'm 22 years old, 5'6", 132 pounds,34" ribcage. How... READ MORE

Best Option for 60 Yr. Old After Bilateral Mascetomy?

I am in good health other than the cancer and will not require post surgicial radiation or chemo. I am over weight at 140 pounds and am 5'3" tall. I... READ MORE

Will my Breasts Get Bigger in Time?

Hello, I am 25 years old. I weigh 135lbs and I am 5'4''. I had a prophylactic mastectomy because of my BRCA2 positive diagnosis. I had my expanders... READ MORE

Need to know what to ask PS about the TE he chooses and the size/look I hope to end up with Natrelle410?

I am having a Proph BMX. I am 5'6, 130 with 32" ribcage. Narrow top, little fat and a full "A". I always wear a super pushup bra. I like the cleavage,... READ MORE

I'm 5'3" 145lbs had double mastectomy 4years ago with first surgeon botched it?

I'm planning to get to my original weight 130 I'm about 36d 750cc want to be a 36 fullC is that a good size and what is the cc's for that. My macetomy... READ MORE

The Real Deal on Direct to Implant Reconstruction

My PS is a multi board certified PS who is considered one of the best in my area. He would like to do my reconstruction in two steps, but will do one... READ MORE

Were the wrong size tissue expanders put in?

I recently had a bilateral skin and nipple sparing masectomy with tissue expanders put in place. I did emphasise to my surgeon I would like to be a D... READ MORE

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