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I have a string coming out of my incision after 4 weeks. Is it a suture? Also another issue with weirs shape. (photo)

Will this go away? So I assume it is a suture as its like a white wire looking string. I'm afraid to pull it. Also I had a capsuloraphy with implant... READ MORE

Sharp pain in my left breast near bottom of cleavage area during certain movements. Whats happening? (photo)

I had a breast augmentation revision in April of 2013. I switched from 390cc saline to 650 cc high profile silicone. I had to have a Capsulloraphy... READ MORE

Why is the Side of my Breast and Back Numb After Capsulorrhaphy?

I am 11 days post opp. Breast lift and smaller implants and capsulorrhaphy. The side of my body is kinda numb is this normal? READ MORE

What's normal after capsulorrhaphy revision surgery? (photo)

I had my first surgery in April of this year, breast lift and augment, saline implants. Healing process went well, then my right breast dropped too... READ MORE

6 weeks post Breast Augmentation. What exercises can and cannot be done after?

I had a revision 6 weeks ago, open capsulectomy and capsulorraphy to correct capsular contracture and an implant exchange. I am very active, I go to... READ MORE

Healthy 50 yr old with 17 yr old implants, time to replace - Should I add Seri-mesh to a Capsulloraphy for extra reinforcement?

I am a healthy over 50 y/o with a 17 yr old breast aug.It's time to replace.If any doctors are listening please advise if I should get ONLY a... READ MORE

Will wearing a compression bra help 2 months after a capsulorrhaphy? Left breast is malpositioned again.

Had my 1st BA in 2014, and ended up needing a capsulorrhaphy to fix my left implant. After surgery my breasts looked perfect. However, a month post-op... READ MORE

Am I a candidate for a capsulorrhaphy revision? (photos)

I had a breast augmentation a year ago with silicone 350 cc implants,going from a 34 A to a 34 D. My right breast had always been slightly lower than... READ MORE

At my appointment yesterday they informed me I would need a bilateral revision or "capsulorraphy". What are my options? (photo)

Hi! I am 3 months post op. I am 5'3" weigh 105 pounds. Went from an 32A to a 32C (370cc). At my appointment yesterday they informed me that I would... READ MORE

4 year post op Breast Augmentation, am I bottoming out?

I had underwent breast augmentation 4 years ago and since I have been living by the beach the past year/ mainly wearing bikinis, my nipples are... READ MORE

Is the breast gonna drop some more ? (photos)

Had breast implants done. 371-397. The right breast implant bottomed out ... I had a capsulorrhaphy done Oct 15th. We changed the implant to a 371. So... READ MORE

2nd Capsalorrhaphy Surgery - What Limitations Do You Ask of Your Patients for Optimum Results? I Want This to Work!

1st breast aug in 6/09. PS made left breast pocket too long/wide, lost 90% sensation. Implant goes under my arm to my back. Due to the large space of... READ MORE

Is my Dr. at fault for my breast deformities? (photos)

I had a mastopexy and capsulorrhaphy (after bottoming out twice). One breast migrates towards my armpit and the other has a severe muscle flex... READ MORE

I had a Capsulorraphy a week ago, due to bottoming out on both sides. Is it normal now for my nipples to be pointing downward?

I have moderate profile silicone 350 implants. I have had my implants for 6 months. My nipples were not like this before capsulorrhaphy. My upper... READ MORE

Should I have unilateral capsulorraphy procedure done? (Photo)

6yrs after BA I began to experience pain in my left which worsened over a 6 week period and included swelling. I was initially treated for what was... READ MORE

When is skin excision necessary during a capsuloraphy for bottoming out?

I have bottoming out and lateral displacement two months after silicone implants under the muscle- 325/350. My original surgeon suggested just a... READ MORE

Is my implant out of position? (photos)

I am 4 weeks post op capsulloraphy on my left and capsulectomy on my right. My right breast feels like it's falling over my ribcage and constantly... READ MORE

After bottoming out & failed capsulorrhapy repair, should I remove implants or can I replace them?

Textured cohesive gel implants /9 years/315 cc. 4 yrs ago bottoming out on right breast. Same Dr. performed a capsulorrhapy & did not replace implant.... READ MORE

Capsulorrhapy/capsulotomy required for uneven breasts? (Photo)

I'm 1 month post op; 225cc (L) 235cc (R) saline, submuscular, inframammary fold incision. My R breast appears much higher and smaller then the L, and... READ MORE

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