Breast Augmentation Q&A
Breast Cancer + Breast Augmentation
I had a ultrasound one year ago showing a possible fibroadenoma and recently had a new ultrasound showing no changes at all in size or shape of it. i... READ MORE
A woman on a plastic surgery message board that I frequent said that her surgeon scraped her natural breast tissue before inserting her implants to... READ MORE
My left breast nipple got done surgery four times in 5 months. (one for breast implants, one for remove blood, one for reconstruction, one for... READ MORE
I'm considering Breast Implants and wanted to ask what are the recommendations or risks associated to monthly breast self exams and/or screening for... READ MORE
25 Y/o Terrible Boobs After Major Weight Loss. Positive Family History of Breast Cancer. What Should I Do?
Hello.i am only 25 no kids and married.i have really bad boobs after my major weight loss.i have been afraid of breast implants since my aunt passed... READ MORE
Recently, I have read some material that suggests that the cohesive gel implant (if cracked) could migrate into the lymph nodes and lungs where it is... READ MORE
If my encapsulation is due to radiation from breast cancer treatment, will my insurance cover the cost to repair?
I had implants for about 2 years before I got breast cancer stage 1. Caught it early DUE to my implants! Then had radiation treatment and it caused my... READ MORE
Hi I am 31 yrs old I have had 5 C-sections, gallbladder surgery with no issues never even knew I had this until I found my birth fam and found out... READ MORE
I am 15 years old and my mom had breast cancer. She carries the gene for it and if I carry the gene, she wants me to get my breasts cut off. I was... READ MORE
Hi I'm 20, had two babies breastfed both for a year each. It's been 2 weeks since I've weaned my baby and I don't plan on having more kids. I miss how... READ MORE
What can be done to improve the look of my breasts, after 5 years post chemo, radio, and lumpectomy of left breast? (Photo)
After 5 years now , I would like to do something to improve this embarrassing chest I have been left with . Any suggestions would be very helpful.... READ MORE
Dear Doctor, please help. my left breast is mildly itchy. I dont understand which area spefically because some of the areas of my breast are numb. Are... READ MORE
I want to get my breasts enlarged however im caught between breasts implants vs fat transfer .pros for implants-their reliable cons they have to be... READ MORE
If implants interfere with mammography, how can women with implants not be diagnosed at a later stage or have a poorer outcome?
I can't figure this one out and it is the one thing that stops me from proceeding with my BA. I am at average or low risk of breast CA.There are... READ MORE
My breasts are normally very symmetrical. 2 days ago my right breast became sore & swollen with no other symptoms. I called the Dr's office where... READ MORE
Breast augmentation for breast cancer risk patient who would prefer to not have to repeat surgeries (as rec'd with implants)?
I'm a AA cup and I'd like to get a breast augmentation, but both my grandmothers had (non-lethal) breast cancer -- one had a single masectomy, so I'm... READ MORE
I am a breast cancer survivor. 2 years ago I had surgery and under doctor's advise they just remove the part of my left boob.But somehow I am... READ MORE
I had a BA in August of 2014. Yesterday I found out I have invasive ductal breast cancer. Tumor is 1 cm.
I have an appointment w/surgeon on May 28th. Thinking about a double mastectomy and immediate reconstruction. I'm just hoping to hear some possible... READ MORE