Breast Cancer + Breast Reduction

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Will breast reduction surgery cause internal scar tissue that can be mistaken for breast cancer during mammograms?

I am a candidate for reduction mammoplasty. It's determined I have a higher than normal risk for breast cancer due to family history. My doctor would... READ MORE

I want to get my breast and areoles completely removed? (photo)

I hate them so much, especially the areoles. They are so flat too, they never been perky, but i don't really care about that now, i just want them... READ MORE

1 year post op, is it possible to get breast cancer from the Breast Reduction surgery?

I had a breast reduction a year ago and i recently was doing a self mammogram and discovered a lump in one of my breast, it doesn't hurt or anything... READ MORE

Breast Liposuction and Family History of Breast Cancer?

I'm thinking of getting breast reduction by liposuction. However my mother died of breast cancer at 40 (I'm 41) and I'm concerned about... READ MORE

Thinking about a breast reduction in the near future, cost and will it help?

I am a 17 year old female, turning 18 in the near months. I am 5'3" and currently weight about 126lbs. Ever since I was about 13 I have wanted to have... READ MORE

Mastectomy vs Breast Reduction for a post-cancer treated patient? (photo)

I had a good question come up in my Review: "Is breast reduction easier/less invasive than mastectomy? IDK. I sort of thought if they didn't take the... READ MORE

Breast Cancer survivor after having lumpectomy and lymph node dissection of 18 nodes, have 38DDD and want a B-C cup. (photos)

I am having lymphodema due to the node removal and would like to reduce the pain that is occurring in the breast in which the tumor was removed. Also... READ MORE

Effect of Radiation for Breast Cancer on Breast Reduction Scars?

Had BR midAugust 2012, pathology found DCIS grade3 in right breast. additonal testing shows no other disease. May need radiation to reduce recurrence,... READ MORE

Breast reduction w/ implants 10+ years ago, large oozing sores in the undercut area that won't heal. (Photo)

After all these years, could my body be rejecting the implants? Could it be breast cancer? Are these sores common (I have had smaller ones that healed... READ MORE

Ca pulsar contraction with breast reduction?

Is capsular contraction related only to breast augmentation or can it also occur in breast reduction when scar tissue hardens to form a sort of band... READ MORE

I would like advice on breast reduction post radiation treatment. Best techniques for nipple health?

I am 4 years out of radiation treatment for breast cancer, I am getting a breast reduction and would like to know what I need to be talking to my... READ MORE

Open wounded op for breast reduction after having breast cancer. Any suggestions?

I wash it regular pat dry properly using iodine dressing and mepore is this normal its open from nipple down had op on 26/01/15 oozing yellowish pus... READ MORE

Is there a technique that insures no loss of sensation for breast reduction to seek some symmetry after breast cancer?

I had breast cancer (lumpectomy and lymph nodes removal) many years ago on one breast that is now a C cup. The other breast, that was bigger to begin... READ MORE

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