I had breast implants before and had them removed almost a year ago one of the reasons because of chest muscle deformity when flexing the muscle, but the problem still there even without implants. I would like to know if botox can be injected into the chest muscles to minimize the deformity when contracting the muscle? how much botox would be needed? How long should the effects last? Any doctor in the Massachusetts area who would do this? thank you
Can Botox be Used to Help with Chest Muscles Deformity?
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Be cautious with botox treatment of chest muscles
Botox treatment in the chest muscle may require hundreds of units and it may cause functional problems with opening doors, pushing off with your arm from a chair or bed to stand up. it may not correct the problem you have.
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