I have been seriously ill with fungal, viral and bacterial infections and symptoms including SOB, brain fog and burning pain in chest and other parts of my body to name a few. This progressed over the coarse of 11 years . I had been to many specialists, diagnosed with fibromyalgia, mild COPD, ground glass nodules in my lungs and other various medical problems. Before this time I had... more
Hello, I am turning to this site for some support. I have 250 cc saline implants, placed over the muscle. I have started to have pain and numbness out of no where. Pain in my left breast and numbness in the left. With back/shoulder pain that is constant. When I lay down, the left breast floats up to my collar bone. I had an ultra sound because my doctor was afraid I had breast cancer symptoms... more
At the tender age of 19 I was very insecure about my breasts my left breast was about a cup size smaller than my right. My ex boyfriend at the time made a comment about it which only added more fuel to the fire. So I just did it I got saline implants placed submuscular I believe the left breadt had more ccs put in then the right but it's been so long that honestly I'm not really sure. So this... more
I had my implant put in march of 2003 after breastfeeding 2 kids. I had another baby in 2013 and breastfed 16 months. Over the year I gained about 30 pound and my boob were a lot bigger. I definitely experienced back pain and neck pain. I am hoping it was because of the implants and now that they are out the pain will be gone. Glad to have my body back to its natural state. So far i have no... more
I haven't gotten my surgery just yet but after visiting the doctor there's no doubt I'm doing it with him. The staff was amazing, the wait wasn't to long and the Dr. Knew exactly what he was talking about. He took his time to explain to me the procedure and what my results would be like once I get the surgery don't. Loved it! I would recommend him to anyone. more
So my surgery date is coming up soon and I'm getting really nervous. When I was 19 years old I had no fear. Now that I'm older I feel much more afraid of things. I know I can get through it, it's just nerve wracking at first.
I have saline Implants at the moment and I believe I'm a D, but others might claim DD so I don't know. I decided to take them out because they are just too big for my... more
I had 450cc implants for 12 years and approx. 2 yrs. ago I started getting myself ready to remove them. I was mostly an A cup & went up to a full 'C' cup after surgery. There were absolutely no problems w/ the implants, I was just ready to remove them and I had/have no plans to replace them ever! I'm very happy with the post-surgery recovery thus far.
Well, I took the gauze off yesterday... more
I have 450cc of silicone in each breast and after 12 years, I'm finally removing them, not to be replaced. I'm going back to an A/B from a full C cup. I've been wanting to do this for approx. 3 yrs., and now have a date of 8.22.13.
My surgeon has warned me about the shock of the removal, so, I'm sort of ready, but, I guess I won't know until after the bandages, etc. have been removed. ... more
Hello I am a 40 y/o female who is healthy but morbid obese. I excercise.everyday and just unhappy with my large chest. I am doing hot yoga however my breast are in the way. I do not like how they look in cloths and I am extremely unhappy with them. I had the implants put in on or around August
2002. I started out with a 34b. Once implants where put in I was a 36DD. I also.have no paper work or... more
I had my implants only for 3 months, I had "fluid" problems, don't know the name of what I had in English (I speak another language).
My case happened in 2008 so now it's 5 years that I remove them.
I suffered a lot, with pain, sleep depravation, depression until make my decision about take them out, I think that even without those problems I would have them removed because I never felt like I... more
Approximately 15 years ago I had a breast augmentation procedure done in Los Angeles. Much to my dismay, one of my implants recently deflated, and I began the task of finding a doctor to perform the replacement procedure in NYC, where I now live.
After examining me, we spoke at length of my options - saline or silicone, replace one or both, capsulectomies.
I continued to do... more
Ago CCon Rt Brst Now Im So Depressed Lks Ugly. I had a C cup before implants i wanted them to look natural and full which he did a good job but I got CC twice on rt side .So he gave me 4 options and with each one I had a big chance of getting it again which I did.So my husband said because we had already put so much money in it decided to take them out.I just removed them yesterday.I could not... more
Ok ...soo I am 30 yr old female 5'8" 135lbs active no stranger to the medical field as I am a nurse. Aprox 8 yrs ago I had a breast reduction w lift for Large 34DDD breasts although I am tall I have a small frame I was very happy but over the years I thought I may be happier in a bathing suit and that slightly larger breasts would cover my scars as I was a perky 34 B. So I went and got 410 cc... more
It's been a while since I posted any new info but finally I can say I'm scheduled for removal September 6th. My ruptured implant is now completely empty and I guess I can say that I have a preview of what's to come. From what I have read most of you have gone from either removal after capsular contracture or just removal of the implant. With having a rupture it kind of gives you a... more
I became very ill, had a bran infection, numerous sinus lung and inflammation around the heart which has left me severly disabled. I have a history of poor skin elasticity. I had salinementors round moderate profile removed this past tuesday and mold was found on the valves. YES BLACK MOLD. The surgeon said my muscles were actually shredded. I thought i wold be left deformed, but she did what... more
Before my augumentation surgery I was a 34B and after implanting with saline proxys in 2006 I was enhanced to a full 36C... Although, I did have many pros with my implants the cons definitely did a number on me.
Symptons ranged from chronic back pains, to joint pain, causing depression and being self conscious about appearance, and more. I recall the moment I had the surgery I wanted them... more
I got my Silicone implants in 1987 and was happy in the beginning feeling like a complete woman. I did it from being in the adult industry and modeling. When I got them i felt complete, society wise, accepted and became what I thought a true woman was.
The pros and cons were too much attention and feeling like men gave me attention from having implants. Also when having my children I was... more