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What Can Cause Pain/discomfort in Breast 9 Years After Breast Augmentation? Do I Need to Replace my Saline Implants?

I have had pain/discomfort in my left breast steadily for over 3 mos. I have saline implants (under the muscle) for 9 yrs now. There's no apparent... READ MORE

How Much Does It Cost to Get a Breast Implant Repair if I Have Had Them for over 30 Years?

I was told it is called capsulated. It is very hard and sometimes discomfort. It is also emotionally debilitating as I am aware of it 24 hours a day.... READ MORE

Are polyurethane breast implants difficult to remove and replace?

I had a breast revision after 22 good years (Natrelle ) my surgeon replaced then in January with Slimed polyurethane implants They have been placed... READ MORE

What Are Early Sings of a Hematoma or Capsular Contraction?

I had my 350cc saline implants replaced with 450cc silicone high profile implants about 2 weeks ago. My left one feels great. I cant even tell i had... READ MORE

Breast Implant Revision 1 Year Ago, Recently Noticed my Natrelle Silicone Has Become Painful and Uncomfortable?

About One Year Ago I Had Replacement Surgery Because my Silicone Implants of 20+ Years Had Ruptured and They Replaced Them with the Natrelle silicone... READ MORE

Leaking Saline Implant - Surgeon in Toronto Needed?

I have a difficult case here. My Saline implants were put in nearly 6 years ago under the muscle underarm. There has always been a some level of pain,... READ MORE

Overnight Hardened Breast? (photo)

I've seen doctor,got antibiotics,pain is gone but breast is still bigger and hard.Just feel discomfort if i lay onto my breast-feel pressure and if i... READ MORE

Breast Plant Out of Place/ Dropping?

I'm so upset. I saw my PS today to be completely honest how I felt about my left breast. It feels loose and heavy compared to the right. My right is... READ MORE

Capsularraphory on R Breast Due to Bottom Out, One Week After I Fell with Immediate Discomfort, Could Internal Stitches Tore?

I had capsularrophy on R breast due to bottoming out laterally and implant slipped below inframammory fold. I had virtually no pain after... READ MORE

Is my (dome shaped) implant upside down? How could this be fixed? (Photo)

8 weeks ago i had a capsulectomy and my breast is now alot saggier and a strange shape causing discomfort as well as an awful appearance. ..how could... READ MORE

Breast Implant Revision - Smaller

I had 270CC, high profile, submuscular PIP implants back in 2005. The result took me from a 30A, to a 30DD/E. Despite being told they would be a full... READ MORE

9 months post BA I can feel ripples in my implants and in the last month breasts feel tighter with some discomfort. (Photo)

I have sub muscular implants with very little breast tissue, I had first op 17 months ago but had to have correctional surgery after 8 months as my... READ MORE

My Implant Has Dropped Lower Than the Other and is Causing Some Discomfort?

After having my implants for 4 years I've now noticed one has suddenly dropped a lot lower than the other, I can clearly feel a lump and it is causing... READ MORE

Would you have recommended tear drop or rounds for my breasts? (photos)

I had breast aug w/ a left donut lift 6 mo ago w little progress. I've been told to correct I need another lift in both breasts. I've had discomfort... READ MORE

Is it common to fat graft before an implant exchange?

I'm having a surgical revision of my breast reconstruction due to capsular contracture in one breast and overall discomfort of shaped implants. The... READ MORE

I had bi-lateral mastectomy/implants after cancer in 1984. They were replaced after rupture in 1996. Can they be changed?

Since then their shape has distorted and I have occassional discomfort especially on the right side. Could they need to be replaced. My plastic... READ MORE

Can starting massages at 3 months post revision BA help soften the breast, loosen the pocket and decrease any discomfort?

I had BA 6/2015 w saline implants and went to a different dr 12/2015 to have a revision or "implant exchange. I went from 500cc mod saline to 700cc... READ MORE

Last October I had replacement implants put into the old pockets. What should I expect ?

Now I have a hard ridge under my right breast. Very easy to feel. No doubt about it. It's kinda lumpy. Have had discomfort in both breast. Left Breast... READ MORE

Aching discomfort after breast revision. Is this normal? Should I be concerned? Surgery 6/24/15 then revision 12/8/15 (photo)

525 saline armpit incision placed 6/15, lacked projection and I had a revision w/ new surgeon 12/15-700cc uhp silicone IMF incision. My dr said the... READ MORE

Can the skin heal on its own after this? Is there anything that can be done to fix this issue without removing the implants?

I noticed the issue a few weeks after my BA revision. Skin was thin and you could feel the implant fold. There is no infection or pain and everything... READ MORE

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