Tightness in Chest After Breast Augmentation
- Asked by Koko181 in Tacoma, WA
- 3 years ago
I am 5 day BA PO and experiencing tightness in my chest. Everytime I breath I feel like my breasts are going to pop out. Also I seem to slouch everytime I walk. I got saline under the muscle. I am just wondering if this is normal if not please advise on what I should do? Thank You.
Chest tightness after breast implants augmentation surgery is normal but should be reported
It is easy to say this is normal bu t I am uncomfortable doing this online and would strongly recommend that you discuss this with your surgeon and/or his/her staff.
Web reference: http://www.bodysculptor.com/breast-surgery-chicago/
Tightness in the chest after augmentation
If you have tightness in your chest when you breathe, you need to contact your doctor ASAP to make sure you do not have problem like pneumonia, or even a pulmonary embolism. If it is tightness of the implants then that should get better with time.
Chest tightness after breast implants
If you are concerned at all, you should call your surgeon's office and possibly see the surgeon for evaluation. However, most likely you are just experiencing post operative tightness which is due to the surgery and having implants placed, which will get better day by day. Good luck.
Web reference: http://www.ShaferPlasticSurgery.com
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