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Fat Necrosis 12 Months Post-op, DCIS Bilateral Mastectomy?

Good day How likely is it for fat necrosis to occur 12 months post op? I had DCIS in left breast, oestrogen +, nodes clean. I opted to have a... READ MORE

Do I Have to Have Another Surgery to Remove Necrotic Skin or Will my Body Heal Itself?

Four weeks ago I underwent a skin sparing mastectomy with tissue expanders. Four weeks later following my surgeon filled the expanders up 300 ml, then... READ MORE

I Had a Breast Reduction in March. My Right Breast Developed Necrosis

I have lost nipple, areola, and breast volume through debridement. The wound is still being packed twice a week but end of tunnel is in sight. Despite... READ MORE

Fat Necrosis Removal After Diep Stage Ii Surgery?

Hello all, I had stage ii diep surgery on february 25th, where i had some fat necrosis removal done on the right breast. It is now April 16th, and... READ MORE

Necrotic Nipple (Size of Baseball) Due to Radiation. What Can Done Besides Surgery? No infection. Just dead tissue

After Double masectomy,(nipple sparing, used alloderm, immediate implants) have nacrotic right nipple and below. (size of baseball) for 16 weeks due... READ MORE

After Double masectomy, Necrotic Nipple (Size of Baseball) Due to Radiation. What Can Done Besides Surgery?

After Double masectomy,(nipple sparing, used alloderm, immediate implants) have nacrotic right nipple and below. (size of baseball) for 16 weeks due... READ MORE

Breast Reconstruction with Tissue Expanders: When TEs Are Implanted What is the Usual Amount of Saline Injected at That Time?

I had bi mast 4/3/12 with TEs. PS filled TEs with 700 cc's each. 1 week later sutures were gaping open an eighth inch. He took off 100 cc's... READ MORE

Will my Breast Be Smaller After Necrosis Being Removed Surgically?

I was involved in a mva last year in june. The safety belt did a lot of damage. Ilost 200ml of my breast due to 3 operations on my breast(abcess that... READ MORE

Need Help for Fat Grafting for Breast Reconstruction Resulted in Necrosis?

Im told I have excessive fat necrosis after a masectomy and tissue expander placements this year. I had implant exchange 2 weeks ago and the surgeon... READ MORE

Breast Reconstruction-Fat Necrosis Help?

I have had an implant exchange after mastectomy this year. I have 2 very large areas of fat necrosis and am wondering about my options. One surgeon... READ MORE

Looking for your opinion on how I am healing and if you would suggest revision surgery? (photo)

PBM with Expanders, necrosis formation? Please excuse that I've asked a question before. This time I've attached a photo of Day 5 and Day 12. In... READ MORE

2 days post-op. Is this the beginning of necrosis? (Photo)

Drinking tons of water, deep breathing exercises, walking easily around the pool and taking concentrated Vitamin C. Is there anything else I can do to... READ MORE

Fat necrosis - Can you tell me if it will be safe to leave the lumps in my breast and what would happen to them in the future.

Aspire65 February 28, 2014 11:34am I had my br 5months ago and unfortunately suffered the loss of my left mac and after healing have a hard area of... READ MORE

Is this a normal incision? 1 week post op. I've had skin necrosis in the past

I had implant exchange surgery last week (exchanging expander for implant after mastectomy) and got to remove dressing today. I am kind of concerned... READ MORE

Will the difference between 420cc (L) and 350cc (R) be so obvious? Will putting a bigger size on my right make my skin die?

I had my (L) breast implanted with 420cc due to radical mastectomy. Now the (R) needs to be taken out due to fat necrosis thats lighting up during... READ MORE

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