Shape + Breast Reconstruction

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Natrelle/Allergan 410 Shaped Vs. Sientra Shaped/Which Implant Is Better For Breast Reconstruction Appearance And Feel?

The Natrelle 410 seems to have a better shape but it is feels more firm than the Sientra. But the Sientra seems to fold and ripple more easily than... READ MORE

Double Mastectomy, Keloids, and Increasing Cup Size Questions?

I'm 25, and was diagnosed with breast cancer. I have the BRCA2 mutation, and am having a double mastectomy. First, will I be able to increase my cup... READ MORE

What Shape is the Pocket Created with the Expander and Does It Affect the Type of Implants?

I was wondering if you had to decide at the time of the mastectomy with immediate placement of tissue expanders what shape implant you want. Does the... READ MORE

How do I get shape not size with breast implants in reconstruction following mastectomy?

With respect to implants used for reconstruction I have been told that implants just add size NOT shape so where or how do I control the shape of... READ MORE

Can a 17 year old get a reconstructive breast augmentation with silicone implants?

I've read cases where certain patients were eligible for silicone implants under the age of 22 due to reconstructive purposes and I'm wondering if... READ MORE

Bilateral mastectomy and reconstruction. How long before I should consider having them fixed?

3 months ago I had a bilateral mastectomy with reconstruction I ended up with two different shapes and sizes They are hard and Un comfortable. Can I... READ MORE

Is this a normal appearance for 2 wk post expander to implant exchange? Not pleased. (Photo)

Bilat mastectomy for IBC in Jan. Expanders were placed and filled to 240 cc immediately. I had one fill 2 wks later which put me at 300 cc. Expander... READ MORE

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