Plastic Surgery Q&A
Swelling + Plastic Surgery
Hello! I just had a breast lift with silicone implants, I am in hardly any pain, just a bit of this comfort (it's been about 48 hours since my... READ MORE
I recently (2.15.13) had a limited medial thigh lift and my vagina looks frightening and sunkened from the outside. I have no mons and the labia is... READ MORE
I injured my scalp a little over a month ago. It was cut to the bone from about 1 inch above one ear across the top to 2 inches above the other ear. I... READ MORE
Is it better to apply heat or cold to decrease swelling after plastic surgery? READ MORE
Ice, Arnica Montana and Prdnisone are not reducing the swelling. Is there anything else? READ MORE
Can light exercise help improve the rate of recovery from surgery? It seems logical because it boosts the immune system, improves circulation and I... READ MORE
I have had six surgeries within this past year and a half. I had jaw implants put in in august 08 and also had buccal fat removal at the same time.... READ MORE
Is Bromelin Helpful for Swelling? The Bottle Says to Avoid 2 Week Prior to Surgery, but Some Review Say to Take Before Surgery.
Is Bromelin Helpful for Swelling? The Bottle Says to Avoid 2 Week Prior to Surgery, but Some Review Say to Take Before Surgery. READ MORE
I am 52 and have sleep apnea, my question is whether or not it's weight, age, lack of hormones, or the sleep apnea….and can it be helped? READ MORE
My pinky toes have been swollen for over 2 years now, & it started a few years back whenever I'd wear certain shoes that would squeeze my pinky toe... READ MORE
Do surgeon's get upset when a patient constantly asks questions after a procedure? How much is to much?
After having work done, patients have alot of questions and concerns. Sometimes it's justified and sometimes we just need a little reassurance. Does... READ MORE
I had a heavy blow to the thigh around four months ago. At the time the area was heavily swollen. This has now subsided but I have been left with a... READ MORE
I've had bicep implants placed in both my arms exactly a week ago. Though my left arm is healing extremely well and gradually getting flexible, my... READ MORE
Three months after accident&removal of finger-belly tissue I still have a significant amount of dry eschar, now with periwound maceration, black... READ MORE
This Op was done through Eyelid Crease incisions on 10th Dec 2013 (8 weeks ago).My upper eyelids are still red & swollen & vision blurry.The Op was... READ MORE
Can prolonged swelling from constantly exercising, having meals high in salt, etc affect the final outcome, such as by contributing to more scar tissue? READ MORE
Breast pain 2 months post op for hidradenitis suppurativa in left armpit. Why would I have breast pain and swelling still?
I had a lymph node removed 2 months ago in the left armpit from hidradenitis suppurativa surgery. For the past 3 days my left breast has been feeling... READ MORE
Can a patients swelling go down in the first week initially, and then swell back up? Is that considered to be normal? READ MORE
Six weeks ago i had a bilateral inguinal hernia laparoscopic repair. At the same time the surgeon removed a small paraumbilical lipoma which I was... READ MORE