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What is the best treatment for an allergic reaction to surgery tape after breast augmentation? (4 weeks po)

I had ba four weeks ago and at my two week post op follow up, when the tapes were removed from the incision site, I developed an allergic reaction. I... READ MORE

2 Months Post Op BA with Allergic Reaction to Neosporin, Thick Rash Around Scar? (photo)

I started neosporin on post op day 6 and continued to use for 1 week until it was confirmed that I was having an allergic reaction to it. I stopped... READ MORE

Is It Possible to Have Breast Augmentation for Patient with Latex Allergy?

I have 4 kids and breastfed all of them. I would like my breasts to look better. But my allergy doctors told me not to think about it. I’m 34B. Are t... READ MORE

Allergic reaction to surgical tape. How long can it last?

I am 4 days post breast augmentation. My doctor forgot I have extreme allergy to surgical tape and covered my breasts and sutures with it. Needless to... READ MORE

Could I be allergic to monocryl sutures? When will this end? (Photo)

I've had about10 different open wounds that my surgeon says is a result of suture spitting. I'm close to 5 months post op. Each time I think it will... READ MORE

Allergic Reaction to Surgical Tape? (photo)

This is my THIRD surgery in 2 years. The first was horrible. The tape gave me huge blisters & several split incisions which left HUGE scars. At 8... READ MORE

Does Condition Like Celiac Disease Preclude Getting Breast Augmentation Surgery?

I have Celiac & allergies and I was wondering if that'd make me a bad candidate for implants. If they don't produce an autoimmune reaction and you... READ MORE

Allergic Reaction to Glue After Corrective Breast Implant Surgery?

I scratched so much that It opened an area above the suture where the tape was placed after surgery. took over 3 wks to heal. PS gave 1 course of... READ MORE

Saline or Silicone Implants For Someone With Allergies/Sensitivities?

Augment next month. I have trouble with allergies to metals and artificial foods upset my stomach. But after loosing ALOT of weight (100+), I need an... READ MORE

Which Antibiotics are recommended for after Breast Augmentation (I'm allergic to Penicillin)

Hi, Was advised by my surgeon that I will be taking antibiotics after surgery, I advised I am allergic to Penicillin and erythromycin, my surgeon... READ MORE

Allergic to stitches? Doctor didn't even ask to see me? Do I need to get to another dr? (photo)

He put me on antibiotics 2 days ago. Breast became an issue today but just recommended I take my stitches out or get someone else to and wet to dry... READ MORE

How do I do an effective adhesive patch test at home to avoid allergy issues again? (Photo)

Got silicon 425cc breast augmentation surgery 22 Jan 2014. Skin was prepped w/ betadine, mastisol & steri-strips. Had a allergic reaction to one or... READ MORE

How to deal with surgical tape allergy? I had breast aug procedure recently

Have already removed tape and seen my surgeon (who is awesome by the way...). And yes, based on the rash and some mild blistering it is indeed a... READ MORE

Can Allergies Increase Your Chances of Getting Capsular Contracture?

In 2 weeks I will have breast augmentation surgery and today I woke up with a sudden allergic reaction to benzoyl peroxide that I use on my skin... READ MORE

12 days post op BA & in day 2 of a pretty significant allergic reaction to something. Could it be the silicone implants? (photo)

I woke up literally covered head to toe with hives. I was given an epinephrine shot and a liquid steroid at the urgent care, plus 5 days of oral... READ MORE

Rash/pimples not going away...(Photo)

Hi I have hade theese small pimpels looking rashes for a few months now and can't figure out why I have them.. They only appear on my upper stomach... READ MORE

Why do my breasts feel so hard after breast augmentation? (photo)

I am six days post op and went with relatively small implants 350 cc and 375 cc. While the swelling has gone down considerably, they still feel really... READ MORE

Sudden pinkness around incisions. Is it permanent? (Photo)

I'm 5 weeks post op. I have suddenly in the last few days developed bright pink patches and peeling on my breasts, including my areole. In some... READ MORE

What is causing my rash since the day of surgery for a breast augmentation? (Photo)

Since the day of surgery on 12 16 14 I have had a rash under my breast! I have been on antibiotics this whole week and received intravenous... READ MORE

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