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What Are the Very Tight Looking Vertical Areas Under my Breasts?

I had the lift but I'm not sure if they are muscle, tendons, skin? Can I do something to work them out because it hurts alot to reach up.

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Bands under breast

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These bands are due to swollen and inflamed lymph channels and occasionally occur after breast surgery.  I a have a couple of patients a year with this complaint.  They have always cleared up after a few weeks and taking an anti-inflammatory agent such as Advil can possibly help.

Gary Hall,MD

Kansas City Plastic Surgeon
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Mondor's bands

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These are simply Mondor's bands, swollen lymph channels and will go away on their own with Motrin and massage.  Discuss with your doctor.

Seattle Plastic Surgeon
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