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When Should Breast Augmentation Sutures Be Removed?

My crease incision from breast augmentation will be closed with external nylon sutures. I have heard different stories as to the timing of suture... READ MORE

Is it okay if a stitch is left in?

During my 1 week post op, a nurse assited me and took out my sutures/stitches. I was unaware one was left in (i know she was working on that same side... READ MORE

Torn Suture from Lifting After Breast Augmentation?

I had breast implants last week and I did something stupid today. I guess since I'm just about pain free, I forgot that I'm not supposed to lift... READ MORE

Absorbable sutures doesn't dissolve. Is there a way I could try to remove it by myself? (Photo)

Hi, I had a breast augmentation done in Bangkok 2 months ago. I chose to have inframammary incision, the surgeon used absorbable sutures. Everything... READ MORE

Removed my Own Sutures After Breast Augmentation

Hi, i removed my own sutures after breast augmentation. ps said i had dissolvables but there were 3 he had to remove externally. i removed them but... READ MORE

My incision line (areola) is really hard. It feels like there are sutures underneath, is this normal? When will it go away?

My incision line (areola) is really hard. It feels like there are sutures underneath that are not dissolving. 5 weeks post op. Split a stitch (looks... READ MORE

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

1 Yr Post Anchor Lift W/ Implant I Believe my Body Rejected the Suture Material, What Can I Do? (photo)

Hello I'm 1 yr post anchor lift w/implant, My surgeon did a great job but i believe my body rejected the stitches & I'm now left with wide... READ MORE

While Taking out my Sutures (I Had BA Crease Inscison) a Bit Retracted Inside and Remains in Me. This Ok?

Hi i got my sutures out at 3 weeks following my surgeons advice, i had a BA with 375cc implants, and crease inscion, i went to my GP to get my sutures... READ MORE

Sharp Internal Pain at Site of Sutures from Breast Lift/augmentation?

I had a breast lift and augmentation 8 weeks ago..Today I have sharp internal pain at the site of the sutures, about a square inch under the breat... READ MORE

Is 21 Days Too Long to Wait for Sutures to Be Removed Following Breast Augmentation? (photo)

375cc implants crease , under muscle. i am now day 10 post op feeling good. 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

Broken Suture After Breast Augmentation and Lift

I just had a breast augmentation and lift 2 weeks ago and looks like I tore a suture under my right breast. The skin is open a little. What can I do... READ MORE

Visible Dissolvable Suture Lines at 6 Months Post Breast Augmentation? (photo)

It's been just over 6 months post my breast augmentation. I had 375cc silicon HP smooth implants placed through breast fold. I started noticing the... READ MORE

I have an open wound caused by a suture abscess, how long will this take to heal? (photos)

I had a breast augmentation with a lift about a month ago. About 10 days ago I started seeing what I thought was puss, the dr was not available so his... READ MORE

Incision Opening After BA 3 Weeks Post? (photo)

I had my BA 3 weeks ago and my sutures removed a weeks ago all of a sudden a yellowish liquid came out and and when I look at my left boob I have this... READ MORE

What is the best route to fix lateral displacement of my right implant? (photos)

Would a pocket revision with sutures work or would adding Strattice or something similar be better? I also want to go larger. I am a 32d right now,... READ MORE

I have an opening in the incision. How long will it take to heal? (photo)

I had a BL/BA approx 3 wks ago. At 2 wks s/p surg. the nurse removed some of the visible sutures. The next day I noticed that I had a large scab at... READ MORE

3 Months Post Op Breast Lift with Augmentation: Clear Sutures Popping out of Incision Scars Making Sores? (photo)

I am mths post op breast lift with augmentation. Over the past month I have had trouble with the left breast only having clear sutures pop out of the... 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

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