Stitches + Nipple Surgery

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6 Weeks After Free Nipple Graft, There are Holes that Have Opened that are Leaking a Little, Should I be Concerned?

FNG 6 weeks, no bolsters, criss/cross stiches instead, looks great, pink etc., but last week 2 or 3 teeny holes have opened in nipple or areola area,... READ MORE

Areola Reduction Surgery – Permanent Stitches or Not Permanent?

I had an areola reduction 7 years decreasing areolas to 4.5cm (using not permanent stitches). Sadly, due to weight gain they increased to 8cm so I... READ MORE

I Can See White Threads After Areola Reduction and Breast Augmentation. Should I Go See the Dr?

Hi. I did a breast augmentation and areola reduction 2 weeks ago. Scars are healing quiet well but I can see few white color treads coming out from... READ MORE

This Stitch is Stuck? (photo)

I had my stitches removed about 2 weeks ago,i had a small scab, when it fell off i noticed the stitch i grabbed some tweezers an pulled about 2inches... READ MORE

Areola Reduction Problem - Leaking from Stitch Site

Thank you for the answer. Continuing with case ( I have further comments. There... READ MORE

Spitting stitches after areola revision and doctor cut and removed part of the permanent periareolar pursestring stitches.

Areolas revised in Texas. Trouble healing in a few spots. I live in California, saw a local PS to help remove the dissolvable stitching in the trouble... READ MORE

How soon after my Areola Reduction can I have a revision--what are my options?

I have small breasts (a 32b) but large areolas. I had an areola reduction on January 12 and in just one month my areolas have stretched back to their... READ MORE

Areola reduction to lift the breast? (Photo)

I was recently told that I have breast ptosis. I also think that a lot of my breast tissue is being pushed through my areola which has grown very... READ MORE

Painful areolas 2 years post areola reduction surgery, possibly from stitching? (Photo)

I had areola reduction 2 years ago and its feels painful to touch and it feels so tight and gets really stiff and constricted in the cold, i was... READ MORE

Third nipple removal - redness after stitches (Photo)

I got my third and fourth nipples removed just under a month ago now by a biopsy and stitches. I'm now left with 2 small red circles, which pretty... READ MORE

How to fix pustuals (tiny pours) on groin nipple reconstruction?

I had a tram flap with groin nipple reconstruction in 2004. Since then I have issues with tiny pours that fester and turn red at the site where the... READ MORE

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