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Is It Normal for Breasts to Itch After Reduction Surgery?

If I had a breast reduction is it normal for my breast to itch a lot? Especialy right under the breast. I received surgery on the 8th of June, 2010... READ MORE

What to Do for Severe Itching After Breast Reduction Surgery?

I had BR surgery 11 days ago and have been suffering from extreme itching for the last couple of days. My incisions look to be healing very nice. Most... READ MORE

Redness and Itching 17 Days Post Op Breast Reduction?

I am 17 days post op from a breast reduction. I have redness and itching covering most of my breasts. Despite antihistamines, I'm miserable. The... READ MORE

Itching. Almost One Month After Breast Reduction and Still Having Itching All Over?

I am still having itching all over my body since my breast reduction. When I first woke up my head and other places itched, now I am itching all over.... READ MORE

Breast Reduction 15 Years Ago & Lost the Sensation on my Left Nipple, Now Have Itching Sensation Under That Nipple?

I have had an irritating "itch" under the nipple area. Have never had the sensation return following a breast reduction 15 years ago. This itching is... READ MORE

Breast Lift and Reduction 5 Months Post Op Horrible Zings on Both Sides from Arm Pit to Ribs?

When I try to lay on my side my whole body starts to itch and zing, I just want to rip my skin off. Is this normal 5 months later. I asked my surgeon... READ MORE

Breast Reduction Infection?

I had a breast reduction. on 6/3. On 6/12 I had severe itching, redness, warmth starting around the incisions. Saw PS on 6/13. He thought I may have a... READ MORE

Thin Area on Incision 11days After Breast Reduction?

I have two areas that have thinned one my underneath incision that sting & itch & can also feel the stitches trying to poke out. I asked my ps... READ MORE

How to diminish the itching underneath the steri-strips and surrounding areas?

This is my 2nd BR (last one 20 yrs ago). I'm post-op 10 days now but initially I had a severe reaction to the adhesive (welts that blistered over... READ MORE

How long does the soreness last after breast reduction surgery? When will the itching start?

It's been three weeks since my surgery & my left is still very sore. I've had no itching yet. When will that start in my recovery? READ MORE

I had breast reduction surgery in 1999. I have always had irritating itching, mainly around incisions. Is this common?

My breast reduction was in the late nineties. I am now 53. I constantly have itching around incisions, but whole breasts as well. IMy main concern is... READ MORE

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