I'm going to have breast reconstruction due to a double mastectomy, I have tissue expanders 600cc, I'm 22 years old, 5'6", 132 pounds,34" ribcage. How many cc are needed for a "D cup"? Which proyection I have to use Medium or high profile?
Right Implants for Reconstruction After Mastectomy to Achieve D Cup?
Doctor Answers (1)
Implants that can make a D cup
Thank you for your questions. Unfortunately it is difficult to correlate the size of the implant with the cup size. You could get different cup sizes for the same breast depending on bra manufacturere and bra shape. As for the shape of the implants, high profile implants give more projection than medium height. I hope this will help you.
These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.
You might also like...
Ask a Doctor
Get personalized answers from board-certified doctors. For free.