Normal for pec muscles to get really tight one month post op? (photo)
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Pec muscles tight after breast augmentation #breastimplants
Yes it is very normal. It can take 3-6 months for the skin and muscle to stretch and become softer. You just want to make sure you stay in close touch with your surgeon so they can examine you often. What you describe I hear from my patients all the time early on.
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Yes, you can experience pec. muscle tightness after submuscular enlargements.
With increased activity, you can experience muscle tightness or spasm after sub-muscular breast implant placement. You are early on in the healing process and this should improve over the coming months.
If you do upper body exercises, you can experience this sense of muscle tightness long after your surgery date, as well.
Normal for pec muscles to get really tight one month post op?
Again these post operative issues could be addressed by your surgeon in a simple phone call. In general it takes 3 months to obtain full healing and muscle relaxation..
Tight Pectoral Muscles
A capsule will have formed around both of your implants by 10 weeks. These are sometimes called scars, and do bear some resemblance to other types of internal scars.
With current photos I am not getting a clear idea of what may be occurring with your implants. I see photos from a month or so ago that appear rather unremarkable, and a normal postop appearance.
Discussion with your surgeon will be the best recommendation
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Best of luck