Breast Implant Revision Q&A
Encapsulated + Breast Implant Revision
I've had my implants for 11 yrs with no complications. Last week I awoke to one breast being encapsulated. Thus far, I've visited two doctors. One Dr.... READ MORE
Hi... I awoke the other morning to an encapsulated breast.... maybe I'm oblivious but I truly had no warning signs. I went to see the doctor who... READ MORE
I am almost 2 weeks post-op from an open capsulectomy/implant exchange (right side only), and I developed excessive fluid in my breast. It's... READ MORE
I Had Saline Breast Implants 6 Years Ago. I Had my Left Breast Implant Replaced Due to an Encapsulation. Within 4 Months I Had an... READ MORE
For 4th Surgery, Should I Removing an Encapsulated Saline Implant and Replace W/ 'Gummy Bear' Implant?
47 yr old, healthy with recurrent encapsulation in right breast. I am considering a 4th surgery to replace my saline, submuscular 350cc implant with a... READ MORE
Unilateral BA at 19yo for asymmetry. Now 50. Encapsulated implant rmvd 3 wks ago, both breasts BL/BA, 304cc silicone, upper peri-aureolar, crescent... READ MORE
I have posted other questions before... thank you for all of your great answers! My left breast is encapsulated. My implants are now beneath the... READ MORE
Help with RE-fixing Asymmetry After Prior Augmentation & Lift (Smooth/textured? Over/under Muscle?) (photo)
I am seeking advice on what steps to take for my breast surgery soon. I plan to have a lift on both as well as my implants replaced and larger. I... READ MORE
I had done my implant in nov 2010 and got encapsulated in dic 2011. My DR. Was Simon from cosmetic center in miami, fl. I had a terreble situation... READ MORE
I have had nine implants over the years due to incapsulation. I am not badly incapsulated and uncomfortable. My physician says she can remove the... READ MORE
Although my implants are encapsulated, the breasts are not mis-shapened. I have had my implants replaced twice due to encapsulation, the last time was... READ MORE
- I had two augmentations: 1st to 250cc about 6yrs ago and 2nd in jun 2014 495cc, mentor cohesive gel, drop shape under muscle. - encapsulation... READ MORE
Removal of 300cc saline implant, a lollipop lift and a new 225cc silicone under muscle. Will this be a noticeable size change?
I am Petite, 4'11", 104 lbs. There was encapsulation of the old saline implants, but my original breast tissue prior to my first surgery 20 years ago,... READ MORE
I have developed encapsulated implants and I've had them for about 15 yrs now. During this time, I've had to gone on coumadin therapy for... READ MORE
I've Had 2 Breast Augs & May Need a 3rd Due to Encapsulation. Should I Have a 3rd? Should I Change the Type/size?
Had implants in Mar '12. By Nov '12 the left side encapsulated. had my 2nd surgery in Jan '13 & in July the same! L. breast encapsulating again.... READ MORE
Implants have been replaced 3 times in 21 years. I went with a Dr. suggested Gummy Bears , teardrop form. Any suggestion?(photo)
Doctor went above the muscle 1st time , loosing encapsulation concern. He said they must stay in place 6 months. Concern is for a week I had drain... READ MORE
I had breast aug. in July of 2015, 350 cc Mentor silicone placed under the muscle, periareol incision. A few months later I developed capsular... READ MORE
I had two procedures done two months ago a rhinoplasty and breast augmentation. I had a deviated septum, I went back yesterday for a follow up and my... READ MORE
I had a capsulectomy 6 weeks ago and still not recovered. My left breast was encapsulated. Any suggestions?
Frustrated, sad, and tired of hiding my breast under baggie clothes. My left breast was encapsulated, had a capsulectomy 6 weeks ago. My breast... READ MORE