Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Size + Breast Reconstruction
Hi I have noted that aesthetically ideal areola size is cited as being between 35mm and 48mm,or in terms of ratio(nipple:areola:breast) as 1:3:9.... READ MORE
I Had a Bilateral Mastectomy and my Surgeon Suggests 550cc Expander Inflation so that my breasts arent too far apart. I am 5'2 and feel that... READ MORE
I Just Had a Bilaterial Mastectomy. DCIS is the Right and my Decision to Remove the Left Breast. I Am 5'8' and 185 Pounds?
I just had a bilaterial mastectomy. DCIS in the right breast and my decision was to remove the left breast also. I am 5'8" and 185 pounds.I'm 51 years... READ MORE
3 months ago I had reconstructive breast surgery, not satisfied with size, position too low and right breast bothers me. (Photo)
I'm 5'2 and weight 120lbs, my implants are allergen silicone 340 cc. Do I have double bubble on right breast? Is there a way to improve the appearance... READ MORE
I was diagnosed with BC 6 years ago. I have recently under gone breast reconstructionwith Latissimus Dorsi muscle with silicone implant. 6 years ago I... READ MORE
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
For post mastectomy sizing, do the tissue expanders come in more than one size or do they just fill an pliable expander to the desired size over time?... READ MORE
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
I am medium built and my doctor chose to go with 350cc low profile expanders will these be really small on me now i am a small b cup hoping to come... READ MORE
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
I had Chemo, a bilateral mastectomy in Feb 2012 (and radiation). After my surgery, Dr said that I could only be a B cup from a 38 C. When i was hoping... READ MORE
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
What can be done if the expanders placed are too small? My Dr placed 300cc expanders & overfilled to 400cc. I already had 275cc implants prior to my... READ MORE
I had bilateral mastectomy and breast reconstruction with silicone implants. I am considering having surgery to change the size of the implants since... READ MORE
I Was Dx with DCI Last Year Second Phase of Reconstruction Gel Implants Place I Am Un Happy with the Size 1week Post-op?
Can I change implant sizes during nipple reconstruction? READ MORE
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
I'm having double mastectomy and my reconstruction size number is 14cm. What does that mean n layman's terms?
I have breast cancer 2nd time same breast so July 1st I'm having a double Macectomy my reconstruction number is 14 cm what size is that I don't have... READ MORE