I had the DIEP Flap 8 weeks ago. I was in the hospital 4 days. I do not work, but for me the magic number was 6 weeks to really feel like myself again. I was able to drive short trips at 5 weeks, again; because of the twisting and...
For me it was truely one of the easiest surgeries to date. I've had bilateral mastectomy, chemo, radiation, reconstruction - then unknown radiation burns surfaced, so my reconstruction had to be removed because of the radiation...
After my radiation, my skin was so badly damaged I needed several months of wound care. We ultimately tried Hyperbariac Oxygen Therapy for 30 days. You could see a much improved difference after about 10 - 12 days, with complete wound...
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