one month after breast reduction on right side had 2 hematomas was real bruised. brusing is almost gone byt swelling is still present. Is there anything I can do to reduce the swelling
How to Reduce Swelling After a Breast Reduction?
Doctor Answers (2)
Delayed healing due to a hematoma
There is not much you can do to speed the process along. Bruising and bleeding into the soft tissues will definitely delay the healing process.
Swelling after breast reduction
Thank you for your question. It takes several months for the swelling to go down. In your case where you had two hematomas on the right side; this will even take longer for the swelling to subside. You do not mention in your question whether these hematomas were evacuated.