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How Long Does It Take for Breast Reduction to Completely Heal?

Had a BR 4 months ago. in recovery room had 2 hematomas develop on right breast. doctor went back in at that time to evacuate area. It took about 6... READ MORE

Post Breast Reduction and Brown Nipple Discharge?

Hello, I'm 12 weeks breast reduction post op, and my right breast still has a few hard swollen spots. Today they started to ache and then I noticed... READ MORE

Breast Reduction Complications?

Prior to the surgery I was a 36FF My PS removed 700 grams / 800 grams. During the 1st week I was swollen my right breast got blisters. 1 week post my... READ MORE

4 Weeks PO Following BR - Taking Keflex but Open Wound Appears Larger; Infection Symptons Not Resolved, Solution? (photo)

4 wks post op following a BR; began experiencing shooting pains, and pain under left breast and up outer side of the breast. Breast is swollen and... READ MORE

Doctor says "she doesn't know why it's happening". Do I need to see a different doctor? (photo)

My doctor just tells me "she doesn't know why it's happening" I've had a breast reduction and had to have drains. I think they took the drains out to... READ MORE

Could my Breast Still Have Possibly Swelling?

Hi, I had a breast reduction 33 days ago ro reduce my breast from a 36DD to a full B/Small C. I was measured about 3 1/2 weeks after my procedure and... READ MORE

Do I Need to Be Worried? Breast Reduction 3 Weeks Ago, No Drains, No Bruising.

I had breast reduction 3 weeks ago. I didn't have any drains. I never had bruises and the wounds were healing fine except for a little bit underneath... READ MORE

My question is Will the left breast always be bigger then the right? How long before the swelling goes down? (photo)

I am 5 days post and my left breast has been more swollen since the surgery. I had drains and the left drained more too. Since the drains were removed... READ MORE

Not small enough after breast reduction? (photo)

I had a breast reduction 3 weeks ago. I asked to be reduced from a D to a B cup. I am now a C cup and do not feel swollen. I think my breasts have... READ MORE

Swollen Breast/when to Buy Bras with Underwire?

I recently had breast reduction surgery on Sept 5th. It has been almost 3 weeks since I had it done and I am curious as to when I can wear an... READ MORE

Is this bra supportive enough for 2 weeks post breast reduction? (Photo)

It's been 2 weeks since my breast reductions and my breast a really swollen. The sports bra I have seem to put a lot of pressure on my breast. The... READ MORE

2 Weeks Post BR Op, Will My Breast Get Small When Swell Goes Away In Few Months?

My breasts are of course swollen and very little bruised, they look like a C or D cup which I m happy with the size. I wonder will my breasts get... READ MORE

After a second breast reduction surgery is it normal on the fourth day to have fever, inflammation and pain in one breast?

After 4 days of reducion operated in a breast implant only one breast is swollen, with 100 f fever pain is this normal? READ MORE

Breasts swollen and full of blood one week after breast reduction?

Breasts still swollen and full of blood after 1-week post op from breast reduction. Dr wants me back again next week. Should I be worried? Is there... READ MORE

How can you really tell if it's hematoma?

I recently had a breast reduction done (about 3 months ago) and in the last two weeks developed a rash like patch one left breast which has also... READ MORE

I had a very large breast reduction 3 mths ago. An area of my back is still swollen, numb & painful. Is this normal?

There is numbness near the incision on the left side all the way around to my back under my shoulder blade. The area in my back is about 5x2 inches.... READ MORE

Left drain still very bloody right drain clear, left breast slightly swollen. what's your input (photos)

Two week post op breast reduction....drains still in, left breast just slightly swollen than right, left drains still bloody about 20 cc a day...PS... READ MORE

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