Swelling + Breast Implant Removal

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Best Course of Treatment for a Hematoma?

I recently had explant and mastopexy, grade IV capsular contracture to left. Capsule removed with significant inflammation and blood evident, in last... READ MORE

Breast Explantation Due to Intracapsular Rupture with Fluid Build

Fluid build up in my right breast, ultrasound showed there is a thick film of capsular around my implant. Look swollen but no pain. I went to 2... 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

3 Weeks After Breast Capsulectomy and Swelling is Getting Worse, Normal?

2 weeks after capsulectomy on left breast I got hit really hard on that breast and it began swelling a lot. A few days after my doctor suspected a... READ MORE

Are my Breasts Swollen After Explantation or Will They Stay This Size?

2 days ago my implants 325cc where removed with partial removal of pockets. Doctor drained liquid and just removed drainers. I see my breasts larger... READ MORE

Another Infection After the Implant is Removed. What to Do?

2 mo. after my breast lift & aug. I had an absess along my lower incision line. I tried 2 diff. anti-biotics but it kept coming back and getting... READ MORE

Saline Implant Illness?

I had saline breast implants for 12 years. Last year one deflated. Immedialtey I noticed my arms had blotchy non itchy rash and I was slighty swollen... READ MORE

Will an ER take out my implants?Otherwise I have to wait another whole week. (Photos)

I want them out now. I'm still in so much pain my skin is so unbelievably tight. I'm getting tons of stretch marks with water blisters because it's so... READ MORE

Is it possible to get CONTRACTURE AFTER breast implant removal?? (photos)

I had my breast implants removed due to CC, right breast. About 3 weeks post op, my right breast is contacting! I had both capsules removed. I had... READ MORE

Severely Uneven Breasts After Explantation, Left Breast is Large B/small C, Right Breast Swelled to DD?

On November 16 I had breast explantation of my impants completed. My implants were INamed, saline fill, sub muscular insertion done in 2008.... READ MORE

Is there anything I can do to reduce swelling post Breast Implant Removal? (photo)

Is there anything I can do to reduce the post op swelling? I don't have drains an have one breast swollen 2x the other. The doctor says he will... READ MORE

How long should the swelling take for a right revision capsulectomy? I'm 3.5 weeks post surgery and worried. (photo)

I think my PA took the drain out too early. Had it in for 6 days, but was still draining over 30mg every 12 hours. Can this be fixed without another... READ MORE

Breast implant removal explant. Swelling is occurring. Seroma? Hematoma?

I had breast implants for only 50 days. Then, I had my breast implants removed with capsulectomy 13 days ago, drains were used for a week then removed... READ MORE

Can I resolve a seroma in my breast that developed 7/8 months after explant, without further surgery?

I had silicone gel explants May 2013 due to capsular contraption. In October I lifted a lot of heavy items and my right breast became swollen and hard... READ MORE

Submuscular Mentor Cohesive Gel (silicone) Implant rupture on the 6th year

Swollen right breast for 3 weeks, followed by an ultrasound on 8-5-14, a rupture of the right breast was evident. No accidents of any kind, no kids,... READ MORE

Is it common to have swelling two months or more after removal of breast implant?

I had breast augmentation 3 months ago and after 27 days I got an infection. I had to remove on of my breast implants. I'm waiting for it to heal so I... READ MORE

Breast infections with old implants. What should I do after the explant? Does anyone recommend fat grafting?

I have had saline implants since 1994! The past 1.5 years I have had 3 breast infections in the right breast! Swelling, extreme pain, redness and... READ MORE

What is going on? Why again? Implant to be removed two weeks after replacement!

Had to have implants removed after infection of some sort made the implant expel. 4 months later I just had replacement and this time on day 10 101.5... READ MORE

What options do you recommend after saline implant removal? I don't want new implants and looking for options.

I am 46 years old with 20 year old implants that are on top of muscle. I am 5'5" 125lbs. I was a B cup before nursing my daughters, then A before... READ MORE

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