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Breast Implant Removal Complications

I was explanted 5 weeks ago. My crease line incisions along with some of my cleavage muscle tends to push in (cleavage line) and pull up (incision)... READ MORE

What Are Symptoms of Necrosis of the Nipple?

I had saline implants for ten years,they recently found a lump and a biopsy was done, Thank God it was a fibroadenoma. I got scared after the whole... READ MORE

Implants Were Removed 2 Weeks Ago, and my Nipples Are Caved in

I'm 28yrs-old and i had BA 5 months ago. 2 weeks after surgery when i went to follow up, my PS said, it seemed there might be blood in my left... READ MORE

1 Month Post Breast Implant Removal, One Breast is Hard, is Something Wrong?

I had my breast implants removed a month ago and I'm really concered. My left breast is bigger than my right which is typically normal, but the... READ MORE

Breast Implant Removal After 25 Years

Well, the time has come for my implants to come out. I've had no problems with them at all until about two weeks ago when I noticed slight... READ MORE

Is this an infection after Capsulectomy complications 6 weeks ago? (photo)

I had a capsulectomy 6 weeks ago. 2 days later had to have hematoma removed. 6 days after that had fluid from incision & had to go back to have fluid... READ MORE

Explant a Complex or Simple Operation? (photo)

Is explant of breast implants a very complex of fairly simple operation? I have slight bottoming out on my one breast. I had 330cc HP placed 7 months... READ MORE

When can I exercise after explant?

When can I return to high impact exercise such as jogging and kickboxing following breast explantation (no capsule removal)? What about low impact... READ MORE

Is It Risky To Be Traveling out of State to Go to a Known Surgeon For Capsulectomy? (photo)

I am considering traveling to Los Angeles from Texas, to do a breast implant removal and capsulectomy. Silicone, 28 years old, above the muscle, and... READ MORE

Should I Remove Both Implants Due to Strep G and Staph Infection?

I had BA under muscle 8wks ago. The right wound opened. I have been on various antibiotics. It was the size of the top of a pencil, it is now the size... READ MORE

4 days PO. Does it look like my peri-aereolar incision is adhered to deeper tissue? Will I need a revision to fix this? (photo)

I WAS really excited that my implants were removed and dont care if they turn out kinda saggy but when i got my bandages removed for the first time... READ MORE

PIP Removal?

I have PIP implants and am having them removed without replacement. They are 245cc overs. I wanted them removed en bloc but a surgeon I saw said he... READ MORE

Complications from Explanting?

Hi and thank you for any answers in advance, My original implants were put in over 11 years ago 330cc Saline Teardrop implants Unders, replaced April... READ MORE

What Are Some Complications After Breast Implants Get Removed?

I want to remove my implants however I am so scared of chest wall deformaties (my implants are bellow the chest wall) and also tissue atrophy as i had... READ MORE

How Long Do I Let an Infection Try to Clear on Its Own, Before Knowing It is the Implant?

I had nipple recontruction using my own skin after a bilateral mastectomy.One side tookthe skin graph fine the other never worked and it got infected.... READ MORE

Has the Removal of my Ruptured Silicone Implants Caused my Pneumothorax and Histerectomy?

I had my implants removed in 2004 after symptoms of fatigue and lumps in my joints and armpit.It was confirmed they had ruptured and a biopsy... READ MORE

How Often Do Women Remove Breast Implants Because They No Longer Like Them?

I am wondering how many women change their minds, buyers remorse so to speak rather than removing them due to complications or changing size. READ MORE

What Are the Risks of My Second Round of Breast Explant?

I originally had Trilucent implants placed sub muscular in 1996 which were removed and replaced with PIPs in 2000. These now also have to be removed.... READ MORE

For explant surgery, is it recommended to leave the capsule in or take out? Are drains recommended for this type of surgery?

My PS suggested I leave the capsule in, as taking out leaves a bigger pocket that needs to close and that could cause complications. He said the body... READ MORE

Recent explant w/ mastopexy. I'm 49 yrs of age. Had surgery 4.5 mnths ago. Worried about my final result. Any suggestion?(photo)

I had complications where the T-Junctions would not heal leaving me with 2 gaping holes approx 2cm long. Both sides were re-stiched twice within 5... READ MORE

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