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Bruised Hard Lump Near Incision (Areola) 2 Weeks Post Surgery? (photo)

I had a breast implant revision 3 weeks ago. 8-9 days ago I had pain in right a twisting knot kind of pain. Lasted about 5-10 mins.... READ MORE

Can Areola Scarring Get Worse After Reincision To Fix Asymmetry?

Thank you for those who responded previously.I have decided to have a PS adjust the areola size on my right. The difference in size is too obvious for... READ MORE

Is This a Normal Appearance/shape of a Breast After a Lift? (photo)

8 months ago I had implants to even out my breast size. 3 days ago I had a revision of the left to fix the pocket, and a lift to the right to make my... READ MORE

Is this scarring normal? Or did the surgeon suture the areolas incorrectly? (Photos)

I just got a revision breast augmentation 1/6/14 from my same doctor because I had gotten capsular contracture from my April 2013 surgery. The scars... READ MORE

Nipple Scar Has a Strange Fold. Will It Scar Badly? (photo)

Hi, I'm 14 days post revision for cc.The nipple tape was starting to peel so I removed it. On the left nipple, the skin was folded underneath and has... READ MORE

Downsizing Saline Implants from Yr 2000? (photo)

At age 24 saline, 350cc, through the nipple. A cup prior Happy with them overall, no complications. I would like contour from the side view to be more... READ MORE

Can a breast augmentation placed behind the muscle (through the nipple) damage the Brachial Plexus?

I have a compressed C5-6 and some pain in the upper back and front of chest wall (right side) including numbness under my arm pit and tingling in my... READ MORE

Is there an implant that can help with a more cone shaped breast after a full areola complete circular incision?

Hi , some time ago I had a BA with a lift and the incision was all around the areola only . This caused the areola to be flat looking when a natural... READ MORE

Currently a 430cc UHP implant, 12cm BWD, Can I increase to 700+ cc's without having inverted nipples?

430cc silicon UHP submuscular, areola incision. Interested in having them redone to increase ccs to 630-730 . I have a BWD of 12cm, and very centered... READ MORE

Does saline implant need to be drained to switch to silicone before going smaller? Do new pockets have to be formed? (Photo)

I'm Asian, Petite and have little breast tissue. I have 325cc saline over muscle through nipples. I want smaller 275-300cc silicone under muscle thru... READ MORE

The total cost & trade-offs of mastopexy (Photo)

I understand the scar is the main one- no getting around it, and I don't think the circumareolar (?) will give the lift I need, so what does that... READ MORE

What are my options after having a capsular contraction twice on the left side? How likely am I to have another one?

I had breast augmentation done two years ago and had a capsular contraction on my left side. I had surgery under local anestia to release the capsule.... READ MORE

Right breast lower pole is dented after bottoming out revision.Will it round out with time or do I need another revision?(photo)

My revision was 3 weeks ago and I see the lower pole of my right breast (where I had double bubble before) is not round.My PS used internal suture to... READ MORE

Can You Even Make Another Implant Pocket Through the Areole Incision During CC Revision?

Hi doctors, I'm 3 weeks post revision for capsular contracture and was told another implant pocket had been made, but my surgeon went through the... READ MORE

I Had a Revision and Just over 2 Months Post Op Did a Areola Revision and One Part of It is Open? (photo)

I have part open incision not sure if it will need to be resurgical sutured again. I had steri strips on it and they were removed but I put on... READ MORE

How to achieve the shape I desire and is it possible without a lollipop lift? (photos)

I have 11 year old implants in tuberous breasts. I have never been satisfied with the shape: low nipple and my lower pole is nonexistent. Last year... READ MORE

Follow up to my previous question: My Dr is truly baffled as to why this is happening. Internal stitches poking inside implant?

Thank you for responses. Nothing traumatic, insertion through aereola everytime. Implants deflated at exactly 1 yr mark first time and it's been 1 yr... READ MORE

2 breast surgeries and now requiring a 3rd. What to do? (Photo)

I have Mentor smooth round, overs. First surgery Nov 2013. I had a capsulectomy in Oct 2014 rght brst. I choose to go through the nipple because I... READ MORE

101 fever, leaking incision. Open, is it infected now? (Photos)

This related to my previous post to which my surgeon answered "What you see in the picture is skin separation. It is fairly common giving you have had... READ MORE

My scarring after my breast augmentation through the areola does not look good at all. (photos)

I am almost 1 year post surgery and my scars are very visible and severe (in my opinion). I honestly feel more insecure with my breasts the way they... READ MORE

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