evesue

Location: Conifer, CO
Member since 5/17/2014

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Questions from evesue

Going from expanders to implants and fat grafting. Is it possible to use a smaller implant and more fat?

When going from expanders to implants is it possible to use a smaller implant and more fat? to do this should I get a little over expanded as to not have my skin compress the... READ MORE

In viewing a lot pictures of diep flap procedures I am really confused. Why do they look so different from each other?

. .some people have circle scars around the areola ,,some have gigantic football looking grafts..some just look like they have had a reduction with one vertical scar.. does it... READ MORE

Can a flap reconstruction be done after tissue expansion is already underway?

I am having second thoughts about having silicone implants placed after reading about some of the horrible things happening to some of these wonderful ladies on this forum.... READ MORE

When the exchange is done to implants can that capsule be used to support the fat transferred grafting for mastectomy patient?

Since a capsule forms around tissue expanders.. when the exchange is done to implants can that capsule be used to support the fat transferred grafting and the implants be on... READ MORE

How does alloderm help reduce capsular occurrence ?

I have alloderm in place to form the pocket for my tissue expanders but i read doctors comments saying they use it additionally to reduce risk of capsular contracture when the... READ MORE

What sequence of reconstructive grafting should I pursue ?

I want to get rid of silicone implants I had placed after bilateral mastectomy..if I try to rebuild with fat grafting only I may be able to achieve a half size breast which... READ MORE

Recent comments from evesue

MOST DOCTORS PREFER BACITRACIN OVER NEOSPORIN NOW A DAYS,THAT WOULD PROBABLY BE A GOOD IDEA ON YOUR INCISIONS AND DRESSINGS MAY KEEP YOUR BRAS FROM RUBBING ON THE INCISIONS SO MUCH..TAKE SOME SIMETHICONE FOR THE BLOATING.ANETHESIA AND... READ COMMENT

Arthritis rubs bring blood flow to the skin ..it feels good...and helps resolve bruising.. just stay away from any open areas READ COMMENT

Congrats on being natural again ..what kind of implant illness were you experiencing? have amy of those issues resolved since they were removed? were your implants still normal color or had they become contaminated? READ COMMENT

I think you ought to prop your feet up alot..and avoid long periods of standing and massage with arthritis cream on the brusising..keep yourself well hydrated to keep all the drainage pathways flowing READ COMMENT

Isn't it lovely that they can put things in our bodies that cause horrible immune responses. Rupture..contracture. chronic diseases...and the textured implants can even flake off the texturing and cause acls lymphoma...and yet everyone... READ COMMENT