Breast Implant Revision Q&A
Capsule + Breast Implant Revision
I've had a 2nd opinion that at least 1 of my implants is CC'ing. I'm due for rev. sx for a lift & was told the capsules need to come... READ MORE
I have CC on one breast and am going to get new implants but prefer to stay sub-mammary and not make new pockets under the muscle If it can be... READ MORE
Breast Implant Revision - Revise with Teardrops or Will Capsule Eventually Mature and Even out to Match the Other Breast?
Dec, 2009 I got 325cc, silicone, smooth, round implants, through armpit, under muscle. Dec 2010 the nipple on left breast started to point downwards... READ MORE
I developed severe capsular contracture 3 days post opperation.... I am a baker 4 and in alot of pain ever since the day of surgery and I am now 6... READ MORE
GP has recommended a breast specialist who seems to specialize in breast cancer. I am just having removal and no replacements nor lift at time of... READ MORE
Hello ! I have had a breast implant procedure last year . from a saggy 34 b to 400 cc's . I could not stand it from day one !!!! My surgeon asked... READ MORE
10/21/11 surgery for implants. 3 month post op, difference in the sizes, crease, & my right implant had not dropped. PS recommended a revision... READ MORE
Left breast is still really hard, and my right breast is so soft that I can't even feel an implant, my right also looks like there is more implant... READ MORE
How long does it take to get rid of cellulitis after the remove your implants permanently? This surgery is my last hope.
Ello: I'm going to have permanent breast implant removal with a lift and capsule removal due to a very bad cellulitis that is not going away with... READ MORE
What if you need to remove the capsule (capsulectomy/capsulotomy) years after a capsullorhaphy that was done under the muscle? Is it possible? When... READ MORE
I want to replace very old textured saline implants for smooth silicone ones (under the muscle). If don't have capsular contraction is it better to... READ MORE
I'm 37. Had 2 pregnancies, gained 50+ lbs w/ both. I'm now 5'3" 121lbs. Had 360cc silicone implants in 2007. Had double capsulectomy (same implants... READ MORE
My Silicone Implant Has Ruptured and I'm Planning Explantation & Replacement. Does the Capsule Also Need to Be Removed?
I've consulted with two plastic surgeons and I've gotten two opinions. One wants to remove the capsule; the other said it's bloody, more invasive and... READ MORE
I recently had a Breast Revision for a capsule issue. My doctor gave me 500 cc silicone HP under the muscle, he did an amzing job EXCEPT he did not... READ MORE
I'm 6.5m post op and I need a pocket revision on the R. How do I know if I need a capsule and scar removal on L? (Photo)
Dr. offered to correct the pocket on the R, but L has a lot of scar tissue where there was bruising post op. L is tight and slightly deformed. When I... READ MORE
Second Breast Surgery, Another Capsule. Is This Going to Be Consistent? Should I Remove My Implants?
Is the bottom line I have to go for surgery every 6 months or get rid of the implants? I'm sick to death of all this :( READ MORE
Severe capsular contracture around saline implants from 1978, Will I be able to achieve a natural feel through revision? (photo)
I had seven subsequent attemps to break the capsule in my left breast after surgery.The implants are now like hard irregular rocks under the soft... READ MORE
I currently have 650cc silicone gel implants over the muscle. Due to a car accident, my left breast has experienced capsule rupture and I need... READ MORE
Will my left breast (capsulectomy) "lift by forming new capsule and what's happening with right flat/inverted nipple? (Photo)
1st BA (320 silicone moderate profile) in November 2012. CC in left breast (liked the fullness above from CC) & had capsulectomy 5 weeks ago. Went w/... READ MORE
Uneven Breasts w/ 2 different shapes after a breast lift, explant of silicone implants, & full capsules removed. Normal? (photo)
I had my breast implants removed with the full capsule and a lift two and a 2 1/2 wks ago for having the implants in for 1 1/2 yrs. I was told my... READ MORE