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2 Years After Augmentation I Found A Stitch Present, What Do I Do?

Hi, I got breast augmentation 2 years ago & recently I've been experiencing irritation around the incision scar only to discover that a stitch... READ MORE

Frost Bite on Chest Post Breast Aug Surgery?

I got breast aug 2 weeks ago and have been using ice packs for the swelling. 3 days ago, I realized that I must've left the pack for too long and the... READ MORE

I have an open wound at nylon suture/stitches inframammary. Is this a serious wound? (photos)

I am 3 weeks post BA submuscular inframammary crease with internal dissolving stitches and external nylon sutures sutures removed approx. 10 days ago.... READ MORE

1 week post op of Breast Augmentation, I have redness, itchiness, oozing, and pain. Is this normal or infection? (photos)

I had breast augmentation one week ago and I'm experiencing a lot more redness, itching, oozing a little blood, crusty, & pain on my left incision. I... READ MORE

What Is The Time Frame For Crease Incisions To FULLY Heal?

I'm almost 4 months post-op from Sientra 355 HP under the muscle/crease incision. My incisions look perfectly fine but I'm still experiencing some... READ MORE

Infection? Irritation from Tape? I'm Freaking Myself out. (photo)

Hello and thank you for taking time to look at this. I am 7 days out of surgery. My 1st few days were hell and I've had my bout with depression and... READ MORE

Implant higher than right after surgery; swelling due to possible hematoma? (photos)

I am 8 days out from a breast augmentation with 275cc silicone "unders." My left implant is dropping and feeling fine, despite some minor bruising and... READ MORE

Is this proper healing for 11 days post op? (photo)

My right breast is giving me complications. The areola looks to be slightly necrotic and peeling. The white tape seen in the picture irritate my skin... READ MORE

What does this look like? Implant Extrusion? (photo)

Freaking out. What does this look like? No symptoms other then a little irritation and fluid coming out. READ MORE

10 days post op Breast Augmentation, my breasts feel warm. Could this be an early infection? (photos)

I had my breast augmentation 10 days ago. My breasts feel warm to the touch, but my thermometer isn't showing a fever. I looked at my incisions and my... READ MORE

The skin around my incisions is burning and feels very irritated? Had BA 3 weeks ago, now using tape to cover incisions (Photo)

I had to go back 2 days ago to get some dissolved stitches removed as they were starting to poke out of the incision. She cleaned up the incision and... READ MORE

Post op 2 month Breast augmentation redness/veins. Should I be concerned? (photos)

It has been two months since my surgery and about a month ago I started to experience redness and some vains showing on one of my breasts. Just... READ MORE

Is the irritation/redness normal? I'm 1 month 1 week post op, under crease incision, silicone 400cc (Photo)

I noticed the irritation /redness a couple of days ago. It doesn't NOT hurt or ITCH. I'm concerned it could be an infection. I'm an out of town... READ MORE

7 weeks post op - sudden redness and irritation at incision site. Any ideas what is going on? (Photo)

I'm 7 weeks post op and my incision all of a sudden has a small area of redness and irritation on the outer edge. Prior to this it looked like it was... READ MORE

6 days post op breast augmentation. Skin slightly pinkish and irritable. Is this normal? (Photo)

I got my breast augmentation done 6 days ago. Today I noticed my skin is alittle irritable & slightly pinkish on the upper half of my breasts. Nothing... READ MORE

Is my skin infected? - 7 weeks post op Breast augmentation. (photos)

7 weeks post op breast augmentation. I'm afraid my incisions are infected. I still have a stitch in my breast poking out. I think it's too short to be... READ MORE

Glue from incisions sticking to bra. (photos)

So my doctor had glued my indecision shut instead of stitching them which is all good but now the glue from it is getting stuck on my surgical bra and... READ MORE

Extra string from stitching bothering me. Is there anything I can to to help?

I have some extra, "string" at the end of my stitching on my breast augmentation. I'm 13 days post op- the extra string is irritating and causing a... READ MORE

How does smoking & drinking effect you pre and post Breast Augmentation? How can I prevent this redness and irritation? (photo)

I was operated february at this current year. My surgeon never informed me that i should not smoke before the operation. I also have another case that... READ MORE

Severe itchiness and irritation 7 weeks PO.

My surgery was on Oct 1, 2014. All went well including my healing until now. I have severe itchiness and slight pain under my breasts at the incisions... READ MORE

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