Breast Implant Removal Q&A
Pocket + Breast Implant Removal
If the capsule is not taken out? Can you feel it? What happens to the pocket when breast implants are removed? READ MORE
I plan to have a B.A. soon using implants, but I know one day they will have to be removed. I am doubtful I would want to replace them at that pt, as... READ MORE
Do I need to have all the capsules removed and both pockets sewn up? What happened if my surgeon said there is no need for this to be done? He said... READ MORE
Is the pocket under the muscle closed up surgically during implant removal? & Is it necessary to remove the capsule? (photo)
I have lateral displacement and bottoming out of my 550 cc saline implants. I want to know if the pocket is general closed up surgically after implant... READ MORE
I want to have my implants removed, they are under the muscle, will there be a pocket? READ MORE
I'm due to have my revision surgery in just over a week and I'm interested to know how the size of my pockets will be altered. READ MORE
I've just had my implants removed from under the muscle due to one deflating. Last night while putting on my compression garment I heard a noise in my... READ MORE
In pain every day, want to explant ASAP. Pocket too large, implant too large, crease lowered, painful, look matronly. (photo)
I got overzealous with breast augmentatio and now all the great features about my breasts are gone as well as being terribly uncomfortable and I have... READ MORE
I am 24years old and I had 380cc implants. They are very big for my small frame so i want to remove them because it hurts so bad. Will the pocket... READ MORE
When will the pockets heal or how soon can I begin massaging and exercising them to help with the sagging?
I had 500cc saline mentors placed above the muscle and had implant removal 5 days ago. I had big breasts to begin with and now want to try to improve... READ MORE
Can a Breast Implant Be Re-implanted in the Same Pocket After Explant (Without Pocket Removal) 4 Weeks Ago?
I am 22 years old and had explant 4 weeks ago without pocket removal as the implants were the wrong size. If they can be re-implanted how long must I... READ MORE
I want simple explant. As long as the capsule is soft will the pocket close by itself & whats chance of fluid build-up?
Will it be of benefit to remove a small piece of capsule even if it's thin & soft, will this prevent fluid build-up? Is it better to suture,score or... READ MORE
3 months post op, would you recommend implant removal? l'm under the risk of symmastia because of too medially close implants.
Ever since PO my implants'r getting closer.l consulted to a lot of Ps.Result:Implant Pocket Revision.But l dont want any manipulation to my pockets... READ MORE
I had my breast implants removed six days ago. I was wondering, is the pocket where the implant lived going to close itself over time or will I always... READ MORE
I know the breasts can usually take months to heal after an explantation, but typically how long does it take for the pocket inside to close up? Had... READ MORE
Should I remove the implants? Or would it be best to keep them until revision surgery? Thank you for your advise.
I'm 3mo. post op and I have had a very bad experience with my BA surgery and results. I'll require revision to correct over dissected pocket and was... READ MORE
Just want some advise I'm 15 weeks PO I'm having problems with my left (right in pic) I need more surgery to tighten the pocket... my right (left in... READ MORE
Once implants have been removed, what happens to the pocket? Does it fill back in? Also, how much of your regular breast tissue is sacrificed with the... READ MORE
I have had 3 surgeries. I believe my pockets were never created correctly from the beginning. I feel that the pockets were created too high and my... READ MORE