Hard Dent in Breast After Chemo, Radiation and Reconstruction?
- Asked by Chocolate711
- 8 months ago
Breast implant removed and replaced after chemo and radiation. Numerous breast revision. Last surgery replaced3rd implant b/c breast swelling. After radiation the left breast has need hard and with a dent. How can't I rid of the hard dent?
Breast problems after radiation
I do no have all the info. to give an informed answer, however, it is very common to have scar tissue or capsular contracture form around a breast implant that is placed in a radiated area. Sometimes fat injections may improve the dent or a flap procedure may be needed in more severe cases. Discuss you problems with an experienced breast reconstructive surgeon.
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