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Reason for Pain and Constant Discomfort in Breast?

August will be 2 years since I have had my breast augmentation. I chose silicone implants. Since then, my left breast has had painful sensations along... READ MORE

Do Fibroadenomas Have to Be Removed Before 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

I Am 24 Years Old.. Should I Get a Pre-op Mammogram (After Negative Ultrasound) Before Breast Augmentation?

I am a size 32A, 24 year old F getting a breast augmentation. Plastic surgeon advised getting an Ultrasound rather than Mammogram pre-op due to my age... READ MORE

Hematoma following stereotactic breast biopsy?

I had stereo brst biopsy on oct 28. During proc they nicked artery putting clip in and I bled out a lot. They stopped bleeding and I proceeded to mamm... READ MORE

Can a ruptured silicone implant cause arm pain?

I had breast augmentation surgery back in 2003. In 2006 it ruptured and I never got operated again. My doctor ordered an ultrasound and said there was... READ MORE

I'm 19 years old and my left breast is a full cup size smaller than my right. What is wrong with my breast? (Photo)

My breast have always been small like my left one, but when I got to high school my right breast was growing, but my left was not. My left breast... READ MORE

Advice for on seroma?? (photos)

2nd ultrasound 4 weeks apart show only a slight decrease in size of fluid seroma. Right breast has been swollen For 5 weeks, implants inserted nov 22... READ MORE

capsular contracture - can ultrasound picture show in black and white that capsular contracture occurred or that it didn't?

Can ultrasound picture show in black and white that capsular contracture occurred or that it didn't? One of my breast is smaller, which worries me.... READ MORE

Will these mondors cords that run down my arm cause any complications? (photo)

I am 5.5 weeks post op from transaxillary submuscular breast augmentation. I developed mondors cord at 1 week post op in armpit, cords seem to be... READ MORE

Is There Any Risk if I Get the Implants with Just Knowing the Results from an Ultrasound? Is a Biopsy Necessary?

I am 20 years old getting breast implants and recently found a lump on my left breast, I went ahead and had an ultrasound done after getting my... READ MORE

Having seroma post op ba increases the risk of getting capsular contraction?

I had seroma for 3 weeks post op leaking from my left breast, my doctor left it to dry out naturally with proper wound care and antibiotics, culture... READ MORE

Are there any docs on Real Self who have fixed a protruding rib? (photos)

I had an ultrasound done and found out that I have scar tissue and a protruding rib under my right breast crease. Now I know why my breast has always... READ MORE

How can I determine number of CC's?

I had breast augmentation done 20 years ago. They are saline, placed above the muscle. I do not know the number of CC's and unfortunately the surgeon... READ MORE

Sudden swelling of left breast 9 days po BA; ultrasound shows no hematoma or seroma. Minimal fluid. What happened? (Photos)

Worried it was a hematoma I contacted my PS and was evaluated. No bruising, fever, etc...just swelling. I went for an ultrasound the next day and the... READ MORE

In need for needle aspiration after Breast Augmentation. Would you recommend it? (photo)

I have done ultra sound for my breast after i saw that the right breast is bigger than the left and this is the result.the doctor said i need a needle... READ MORE

Is it common to get staph infection from breast implants?

I've got staph infection in one nipple. I've been on 3 lots of antibiotics and can't seem to get rid of it. I had an ultrasound and it came back all... READ MORE

Could my silicone breast implant be infected after 16 years?

Yesterday I developed a very painful right breast, especially when I move e.g. roll over in bed, lift my arm in the air. The breast is bit swollen,... READ MORE

Looking for a second opinion and fast.

Been seeing my PS. Family MD ordered unltrasound. All ok. This surgery has become my nightmare. Paying 8000 for augmentation. Then for hematoma... READ MORE

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