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How Comfortable or Uncomfortable Are the Drains Used for Breast Reduction?

What kind of irritation can the drains from breat reduction cause? Are these put in at the time of the surgery, or post-op based on the need from an... READ MORE

Is Axillary Breast Tissue Removal Covered by OHIP? (photo)

I'm a 25 year old with breast tissue in my armpits. During a yearly physical and breast exam, my family doctor palpated my armpits and determined it... READ MORE

Discomfort from Sports Bra After Breast Reduction

The sports bra is causing me a bit of discomfort. It is not tight but just touching my nipples and scars is aggravating. Is there anything I can do... READ MORE

Discomfort, Shape, and Incision Swelling 2 Weeks Post-op? (photo)

12 days post op. 1200g removed from left and 900g from right. I'm concerned about 3 things: 1 - sagging under left breast. I know breasts will "drop,... READ MORE

6mos Post and Very Uncomfortable and Unhappy? (photo)

6 mos postop (Surgery was Sep 13, 2012) & as you can see I am extremely unhappy with the results. Should my surgeon have done lipo on my underarm... READ MORE

Can You Do A Breast Reduction for a Teenager?

Im fourteen years old and am curious if im a candidate for a breast reduction. im 5'5 and approximately 135 lbs. My breasts cause me alot of... 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

I Had Reduction Surgery 10 Wks Ago and It Feels Like Half my Breasts Are Under my Arms?

I had reduction surgery 10 wks ago and it feels like half my breasts are under my arms. I have a definite pouch where the incision lines are on both... READ MORE

Discomfort After Breast Reduction/lift?

I had breast reduction/lift surgery August 24th of 2012. I'm approximately 5 weeks post op. does anyone know if its normal to feel like there is an... READ MORE

Saline Implants 16 Years Ago. Do They Need to Be Removed?

I had a breast reduction and had small crescent saline implanted. I have gained lot of weight since then. They seem hard and moved to the sides which... READ MORE

Can I lose weight to get smaller breasts?

I'm 19yrs old. I'm 5'7" and 155 lbs. My bra size is a 36DD. I have very fragile bones and joints, and the weight of my breasts can be crippling. Even... READ MORE

I had breast reduction surgery and I was wondering how long before the discomfort stops?

Im in my 7th week I have been im still having pain twinges and some itching.How long will it last and when should I start seeing a differnce in the... READ MORE

Why does my underarm feel closed off after lipo and breast reduction done together?

So here I am really really happy with the results of my surgery. just one thing about the liposuction done close of my underarm. I have of course... READ MORE

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