Nerves + Breast Reconstruction

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Rippling After Skin Saving Bilateral Mastectomy with Immediate Reconstruction

All done 16 years ago. I was very happy with my result. But now the implants are rippling badly and I have some "nerve"? pain on my chest... READ MORE

Will cutting the thoraco-dorsal nerve stop severe cramping in my latissimus dorsi flap breast reconstruction?

I had a mastectomy with latissimus dorsi flap reconstruction in Sept 08. I am small breasted so no implant was necessary. I have had 4 lipo modelling... READ MORE

Is it possible to somehow improve my odds of regaining sensation after Mastectomy?

I understand that I'll never regain the sensation I had before the tissue removal. But is there anything I can do to make the odds of regaining at... READ MORE

Cut the pectoral nerve for a reconstruction implant surgery? I am scared of this. Is it routine?

I am post chemo and about to have breast reconstruction . I am very active. The doctor said he always denervates the pectoral major by cutting the... READ MORE

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