Does this look like a normal post op breast reduction? (Photo)
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Minor Wound Separation After Breast Reduction/Breast Lift
Wound separation post breast reduction
There does look to be some wound breakdown at the lower part of your nipple.
There is also some pale tissue at the bottom and I think it would be sensible to see your plastic surgeon as you certainly need regular dressings on this area.
I would anticipate that with regular dressings the area will fully heal but it is important to have the area cleaned and washed regularly and the correct dressings applied to speed this recovery process.
Overall I would suggest you schedule a consultation with your plastic surgeon to discuss the best way forward for you.
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Does this look like a normal post op breast reduction
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