What size did you end up after all the swelling went down compared to just after breast reduction?

  • jenschi
  • CA
  • 2 years ago

I am 5 days post op and still a d. The surgeon said he took a couple hundred grams of mostly fatty tissue. I was a dd before surgery and a d now. Is there still hope I will end up a c?

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jenschi - Has your swelling gone down any? I'm 1 week post-op and my right is (hopefully) swollen. My fingers are crossed that it will go down and I'll be more even.
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Hi twice is nice,
Yes it has gone down some. I have stayed away from bras for the last few weeks and that has helped me focus on how they look on me and not the letter ony bra. I think I still have some swelling on the sides where the drains were so once that is gone I should be a C. I'm not going to worry about it and I will wait till 3-6 months out to determine my size.
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And don't worry about eveness yet. Sometimes my right seems bigger, sometimes they're even and when I work out my left swells more. Try not to worry, they should even out.
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Thanks for the update! I'm glad you're settling into things and you're swelling is going down. We're both really early in the recovery process, but being patient is difficult. :o) I'll try to follow your lead. ~Nice
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I was a D immediatley after surgery and i have settled into a full c at 3 1/2 months.
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I feel the same. I am a D. Wanted to be a C. I think I will have to lose some weight to get to a C I guess. My PS told me they can only take so much without interfering with nerves and stuff.
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