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Pain during breast implant recovery

I Had 360cc Implants 3 Weeks Ago Im Having Pain in Left Breast and a Lot of Pressure.  my ribs also hurt i went under the muscle but can feel the implant on the side of my arm pitts

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Sudden changes in the breast could herald a capsular contracture, hematoma or even seroma

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Sudden changes in the breast could herald a capsular contracture, hematoma or even seroma. You should contact your surgeon to be evaluated.


Chicago Plastic Surgeon
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3 weeks post breast augmentation

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It is fairly common to have some discomfort 3 weeks after surgery. This usually gets better with time as the body accomodates to the implant.  If you have concerns, contact your doctor.

Steven Wallach, MD
Manhattan Plastic Surgeon
4.5 out of 5 stars 18 reviews

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