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Breast Reduction - Signs of Nipple Necrosis?

I just had a Breast reduction 5 days ago. I went for 3 day check up and dr said everything looked normal but Im still scared bc I didnt see them until... READ MORE

Breast Reduction and Lift. One Breast is More Bruised and Swollen Than The Other.

I'm hoping a little information will ease my mind. I had breast reduction/lift on my left breast and just a lift on my right 5 days ago. The right... READ MORE

Deep Bruising 3 Weeks After Breast Reduction? (Photo)

I had a BR just over 3 weeks ago now. The stitches are healing very well and the swelling has decreased incredibly. Throughout this morning however, I... READ MORE

Normal Bruising or Hematoma 5 Days Post Op Breast Reduction

I have just noticed what appears to be a bruise underlining the incision under my breast. There is also some bruising on the top of the incision, It... READ MORE

4 Days Post Op Breast Reduction Bruising; Should I Be Concerned?

I have some very large (covering almost a 1/4 of breast), very dark purple bruising unlike any I have seen in post op pics from others who have had a... READ MORE

How to Reduce Swelling After a Breast Reduction?

One month after breast reduction on right side had 2 hematomas was real bruised. brusing is almost gone byt swelling is still present. Is there... READ MORE

How Much Does Swelling Add to the Cupsize? (photo)

Hi I am 4 weeks post op and things seem to be going ok. I had a lot of bruising to start out with. That has since started to disappear over the past... READ MORE

Recurring Bruises After Breast Reduction

I Had a Breast Reduction Three Weeks Ago and Almost All Bruising Went Away, Now Im Getting New Ones!! What is Happening? I havent injured myself,... READ MORE

Breast Reduction 7 Weeks Post Op Hematoma Removal?

One breast has been very swollen, bruised and painful - had it aspirated 4 times, slight relief after 24hrs then bruising increases and steadily get... READ MORE

Incision Care After Breast Reduction? (photo)

I'm a few days post op after a breast reduction. I see a couple of schools of thought on antibacterial ointment, should I use it or not? I've been... READ MORE

There is Bruising Under my Breast I'm Worried It Might Be a Hematoma?

Hi im 3 weeks post breast reduction and im recovering well with no set backs. However ive been getting brusing. It doesnt hurt and it's purple. I... READ MORE

Still Looks Bruised After 3 Weeks Post Up BR Surgery? (photo)

I am 3 weeks post op grom BR surgery there is bruising on my right breast is it hemotama? READ MORE

I Have Some Darkening of my Right Breast After BR Surgery 10 Days Ago. Is It Bruising or is It Worse? (photo)

I underwent breast reduction surgery on March 21, 2013. Everything seems to but going fine. I'm known for over reacting so I'm trying to stay calm.... READ MORE

12 Days After Breast Reduction I'm Bleeding a Lot from Breast That's Bruised Badly and Swollen?

My left breast was bruised very badly, black and blue, I also have dead skin flaking off causing an open wound. 12 post op I woke up soaked in blood,... READ MORE

Bruising Under Bra Line After Reduction? (photo)

I'm noticing continued discomfort just BELOW the bra line under the left breast. Tender to the touch and seems to be increasing. Just noted what... READ MORE

Breast Reduction and Possible Reoccurring Hematoma?

I had a breast reduction 2 weeks ago. One week ago I had a hematoma removed. Three days later had a follow up with PS and I was fine. I am now sore... READ MORE

Have Ongoing Bilateral Bluish/red Discoloration. Has Anyone Ever Seen This?

I'm scheduled for 2nd reduction Sept/27. My problem. Breasts are bluish/red discoloration bilaterally. My PS doesn't think discoloration is related to... READ MORE

Is It Normal to Have a Bruise Appear 9 Days Post Op?

I have 2 bruises that have appeared. One on the right side of my right breast and one on the left side of my right breast coming from the clevage area... READ MORE

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