Breasts Stayed Pink After Exercise - is It an Infection?
- Asked by maynebraska in Nebraska
- 3 years ago
2 1/2 mos post op breast lift with 500 cc saline implants. my incisions have healed and my ps has cleared me to do all activities. 1 week ago, after i tried jogging for the 1st time, the side of my right breast became flushed and pink. I thought i was flushed from the workout but it has stayed pink for a week now. It hasnt gotten any worse either. no fever, no pain, its warm to the touch but not hot. i have a call in to my PS - no response yet. if i had an infection it would be obvious right?
Breasts Stayed Pink After Exercise - is It an Infection
This sounds unusual and should be evaluated by your surgeon. Other causes include unintentional sun exposrue through your clothing.
Web reference: http://www.bodysculptor.com/
As you begin exercising afte breast augmentation. you may notice increase in swelling. This may be what you are seeing. If concerned speak withyour doctor.
Possible breast implant infection
Implant infections can at times be hard to detect. However, you don't have signs and symptoms of an infection. Never the less, you should be checked out to be sure, perhaps have a blood test if indicated.
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