My initial surgery was in 1997. Under the muscle,...
After ~ 5 days post surgery ~ 6 November 2013
getting a bit worried!! 3 weeks since replacement surgery
Week 2, I began having some pain around that swollen areola (where the incision is) & noticed the other day the scar is pulling, as it's healing, & even more recently have noticed as the swelling is going down, the scar is creating a concave area just below the areola. I will provide a photo.
I see my surgeon after Thanksgiving on 12/3. Planning on calling him tomorrow. Just wondered if anyone ever had a similar occurrence & can tell me if it will eventually correct itself. I've been using Vitamin E on the scar the last few days to soften the scar tissue a little in hopes it will improve the concavity on that one breast.
Love him. Cuts to the chase. Really a very positive experience in every way. My breasts look amazing. Dr. Cusenz did an outstanding job!! So nice to look normal again. Goodbye chicken cutlets!