Typical Recovery for Be-lateral Mastectomy with Reconstruction?
- Asked by Teri in Michigan in West Bloomfield, MI
- 2 years ago
what is the typical post-op for a bi-lateral prpphylactic mastectomy and possibe capsular contracture along with it. i don't know if i have cc or what i am experiencing is normal adjusting/settling in pains.
Bilateral prophylactic mastectomy
You have to be more specific about the procedure you are having. A bilateral prophylactic mastectomy for what? Cancer? and you have a capuslar contracture with implants? Is the surgery for failed cosmetic procedures? What type of reconstructiona re you having. If free flaps it takes a few weeks to recover, if tissue expanders it may take a week or two. There are so many things that could be discussed.