Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Mesh + Breast Reconstruction
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
What Are the Advantages/disadvantages of Alloderm Vs. TIGR Mesh for Breast Reconstruction? READ MORE
Is it s new technique to place mesh in with expanders then implants for breast reconstruction following a bilateral mastectomy?
I had bilateral mastectomy with expanders and mesh placed, and last year, my silicone implants were placed. My mom was just diagnosed with BC and... READ MORE
I'm seeing a shadow on my right implant and it bothers sometimes it hurts. Do I have double bubble? (Photo)
Do I have double bubble? Would I need a mesh in order to get rid of this appearance? I also have a weird feeling on the bottom corner were the shadow... READ MORE
Hello, I recently discovered I'm brca 2 positive at 55 years old with not ever having had cancer. I plan to do a bilateral mastectomy with DIEP... READ MORE
I'm trying to choose a surgeon for my preventative double mastectomy due to a BRCA mutation and large family history of early cancer. I'm located in... READ MORE
In 2002 I had bilateral mastectomy/tram flap reconstruction. Strattice used in abdomen. I have scarring & infection. What to do?
In September of 2012 the mesh began to seperate. I know have terrible scaring, pits and mesh continuing to cause infections and coming out in various... READ MORE
TRAM flap surgery 4 years ago without mesh. Got a bulge and a year later had mesh installed. Mesh didn't hold and is now balled up inside me. A year... READ MORE
I'm allergic to a lot and have weird sensitivities. I was allergic to strattice and my implant reconstruction falled 4 years ago. I'm too thin for... READ MORE