Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Uneven + Breast Reconstruction
I am a 40-year-old woman with a lean athletic build. I went through a lumpectomy in 2005 due to a tiny, grade 3 cancer found. I had chemo and radio... READ MORE
I recently(2 weeks ago) had my expanders exchanged for implants. I am so unhappy. My left breast is higher and larger than my right. My PS told me I... READ MORE
My Breast Are Extremely Different in Size! What is the Easiest, Cheapest And, Least Painful Way to Fix Them? (photo)
My breasts are EXTREMELY different in size! The older I get, the worse it seems to get! I am 21 years old. They are getting saggy and my nipples keep... READ MORE
The OK breast has sort of settled (baggy skin in cleavage) on the other hand the cancer breast is in a bit of a mess. It is very high and as I move my... READ MORE
I underwent prophylactic bilateral mastectomies on Aug 20th with immediate tissue expanders placed. Thank God there were no complications. I noticed... READ MORE
I Had Breast Cancer in 2003 at Age 39, Had a Double Mastectomy, What Are Options for Implant Revision?
My right side is tight and uncomfortable (radiation?). I also never sweat on my right side (lymph nodes were all removed). My left side is flabby and... READ MORE
In Feb. 2013 Had a Bilateral Mastectomy Due to Breast Cancer with Immediate Tissue Expanders Reconstruction?
In June 2013 Had the swap, now I have one side higher and larger that the other and they are different shapes. I am scheduled for surgery again to fix... READ MORE
6 Months Post Op Breast Reconstruction, Radiated Side Shrank, other Tram Larger, Being Told Reduction?
6 months post op,reconstruction/with trams, radiated side shrank,other side much larger, am being told reducing the left is not an option in going for... READ MORE
I have droopy and uneven breasts. I fear i have tubular breasts after research. I wonder what can be done about it? (photo)
I am severely depressed from them and have shown them to no1 and spoke to no1 i am still embarrassed and ashamed and afraid of being turned away from... READ MORE
I had reconstructive surgery and they look crooked. R breast is bigger drops lower than left breast. Will they even out?
I had a lumpectomy on left breast 4 years ago with lumpectomy with chemo and radiation. Sept 2013 had bilateral mastectomy with reconstruction. This... READ MORE
I am having revision surgery and want to know my options? I had BC in 08/12, followed with a BM and expanders. I had chemo and herceptin treatments.... READ MORE
Bi-lateral skin & nipple saving mastectomy followed by reconst w/implants. Now R/L breasts look very different.
Bi-ltrl mast skn & nppl saving 03/13, tiss expnds for 6 mo then reconst w/impl. Now R/L brsts look very different. After the initial swap of expnds... 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 revently had a preventive nipple sparing bilateral mastectomy. Recovery has been quite easy for me. I am healing really well and the pain and... READ MORE