Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Strattice + Breast Reconstruction
I had double mastectomies with immediate reconstruction,strattice and silicon implants 10 weeks ago.5weeks after my op the skin flaps on my right... READ MORE
2 wks ago I had mastectomy immediate implant & strattice. Im feeling v tight as he put in largest implant he could. I have got to have radiotherapy &... READ MORE
I had prophylactic mastectomies about 4 years. Implant reconstruction with strattice failed because I was apparently allergic to the strattice. I want... READ MORE
Droopy breast. Reconst. both sides. Alloderm did not work. Doc. wants to use strattice. How firm does strattice make the breast? READ MORE
Is it safe to have Radiotherapy 3-4 weeks after a Mastectomy with immediate Implants & Strattice Mesh?
I had my mastectomy with immediate silicone implants & strattice mesh exactly 2wks ago today. I have been told I need 3 wks of radiotherapy. Planning... READ MORE
4 years ago I had prophy. mastectomies. I had expanders placed with strattice and I had a very bad reaction. Expanders had to be removed and the... READ MORE
Are anatomical/ round implants best for revision of prophylactic mastectomy reconstruction w/ Strattice in a thin person?(photo)
I had PBM/reconstruction in 2012 w/Strattice and permanent adjustable silicon/saline implants, 200cc, max fill. They ripple and 1 breast has some... READ MORE
4 yrs ago I had prophylactic mastectomies. Strattice was used to hold the expander Prior to my first fill the underneath of Breast had a purple spot... READ MORE
I had a double mastectomy with implant and strattice. On the side where I had radiotherapy I have developed CC. I'm trying to find out where I can get... READ MORE
I would like to know if I am a good candidate for Strattice and if any research is being done to prevent CC?
I had a double mastectomy in 2001 (BRCA gene). Developed CC after surgery (in right breast-silicone implants). Had a capsulectomy and used saline.... READ MORE
Will strattice in one breast feel firm and like cardboard compared to the other reconstructed breast without ADM?
RTRecon/MX 2010;augmented Lt (to match). 2012 Atypical LT mx/Reconstruction. Lt alloderm stage 1; implant fell & too lateral- revision with alloderm.... 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
My surgeon gave me the largest Implants possible, they're rock hard & don't move. Will they ever move or go softer? (photos)
(Im having other side tubular breast uplifted & implant in in 6mths time) I had a mastectomy with immediate implant & strattice mesh. My surgeon... 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