Breast Implant Removal Q&A
Safety + Breast Implant Removal
I had my implants 4 years ago, under the muscle. I went from an A cup to a B cup. But I never really wanted them in the first place. I want them... READ MORE
Post Explant One Breast Drains a Lot and the Other Almost None at All, The Drains are Open, is this Safe?
I had my breast implants explanted 3 days ago. They were Mentor Silicone and places under the muscle. I have drains in, however my left breast is... READ MORE
I want my implants removed, and am pretty sure I'll want a full lift, too, as I have larger implants and a decent amount of natural tissue.... READ MORE
My surgeon did not use drains as he said the fluid will help to add size and shape to my breasts. He said he is hoping my body doesn't reabsorb the... READ MORE
I just had breast augmentation four weeks ago. I am 37, and after nursing four babies I really wanted some volume back. After some research online... READ MORE
I Have Been Told By A PS That I Could Have My Implants Drained And Leave The Shells In Indefinitely....That They Would Just Shrivel Up To Little Balls... READ MORE
I have 325cc implants. I have had them for 10 years without any complications. They are soft to the touch (not hard). I want them removed without... READ MORE
I am having my breast implants removed. doc will use my existing scar that is under the crease of my breast. She also offered to lipo the fat i have... READ MORE
Hi, i am 24 years old and have had silicone breast implants for 2 years. And i am wanting them out! My Dr. who put them in, told me he would take them... READ MORE
I considering taking out my 350cc for 400cc on 5'3" 105lbs petite, athletic frame. Safe to do 2-3 wks after 1st surgery? (photo)
I knew I wanted 375-400ccs before I went to surgery. Non-communication with my surgeon (who I adore) ended up her using smooth moderate 350 Sientra... READ MORE
Which type of anesthesia is the best if I don't want general for removal of saline implants. READ MORE
I want to remove my capsule when removing my silicone implants but after seeing surgeon after surgeon they say they can't usually remove 100% of the... READ MORE
I have read about many women having their implants drained prior to explant. Is this safe? Are there risks? What are the benefits? READ MORE
Is getting a lift & explant relatively safe? And what are the risk associated with this? If any? READ MORE
Breast explant surgery after 40 years. Which is safer: in office, or in a hospital under general with an anesthesiologist?
I am afraid of the psychological effect of no breasts, not fitting into clothes, etc. I have always had hard capsule, many immune issues, pain,... READ MORE
Are there any recovery/risk differences with with Breast Implant Removal through the armpit rather than under the breast fold?
All the posts I've read talk about removal of implants from breast underfold. My implants were inserted through my armpit behind breast muscles. I am... READ MORE
I had 410cc textured cohesive silicone gel implants placed above the muscle 5 years ago. I had grade 1 ptosis and was a 34c pre op. My surgeon said I... READ MORE
I am 3 weeks post implant removal and mastopexy and still waiting for my stitches to be removed. Is this safe?
3 weeks post implant removal and mastopexy ...suture removal ?.. READ MORE
He did mention a medicine but he said it's known to have some side effects & usually isn't effective. So he suggest I have the capsule removed & place... READ MORE