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How successful is fat transfer to the breast after explant?

I'm researching a PS to remove 40 year old small implants that have ruptured within the capsule. MRI has confirmed that silicon has not spread. I do... READ MORE

Explantation? Does It Require More then Just Removal of Implant to Get Hopeful Pleasing, Understood Deflated Appearance

50 years old. 145# 36D. from 36C...270cc saline round...I keep hear about capsulectomy??? No issues with implants just feel top heavy...and they are... READ MORE

Pls give me options! I know nothing is guaranteed. But recommend something for best outcomes. (Photo)

26 yrs old, 5'4 120 lbs. Orig. BA 3 yrs ago 500cc sil. High pro... dbl bubble formed. This past May went to dif. PS for rev. At 1st looked great. Now... READ MORE

Can I Get Implants Explanted and Lifted in Same Procedure, Why the Conflicting Opinions?

I have 800cc mentor smooth round implants placed over muscle. One PS said I would be a tough case and referred me due to the fact I have severe... READ MORE

Deflation of saline implants while breastfeeding, with intent to explant after weaning. How long can they be left in?

Have 8 y/o saline implants under muscle.Since successfully nursed 1st child up to 20 months,currently nursing 2nd child at 11 months.I'm 1 cup size... READ MORE

How do they look? Any advise on recovering? (photos)

5 days post op. Got my 420 cc explanted and got 700 cc. Went as big as I could go doctor said. Just worried and have post surgery anexiety. How do... READ MORE

Think they to big & too low from 34A(smallB) instead of C cup. I got 34DD/D!! I want to explant/implant. Any suggestion? (photo)

Hi,I had ba in April/14 was34A(sB) now I'm 34DD-D, wanted to have 34Cmy doc went toobig .I was experiencing holes-open after bs but healed in3mnts.I... READ MORE

Same Incision 3 Times?

I want to downsize my implants by 100cc and my PS suggest I should explant first for the breast pockets heal by itself,then wait a few more month and... READ MORE

Round implants vs Anatomical- rippling? (photos)

I had BA in2006,relied on my PS who chose 335 g anatomical implants.I was only happy direcly after the surgery ( pic 1), after the swelling was down (... READ MORE

Should I get smaller implants with a lift or remove implants for a reduction? (Photo)

I currently have size 32E with saline implants from 9 years ago. I'm 5'7" ,125 pounds. I would like to be a C cup. I was a B cup prior to surgery,... READ MORE

How Long After Implant Removal Can You Replace Them?

I was explanted about six months ago with no redo(they were removed under local and basically just popped out), because my right implant kept shifting... READ MORE

Is This Symastia or Jot an is It Something That Can Be Fixed?

Right now I had my implants removed an im on a waiting period I have 2 months left to have my surgery but the center of my chest has always been an... READ MORE

Can I have a breast implant revision when 80 years old, or should I explant now?

I got brst implants (mentor siltex moder. 300cc) when i was 25 yrs old (6 yrs ago, with pre B/A size: AA). If my implants last at average 25 years, i... READ MORE

3/3 surgeries contractures in a year. Tried different antibiotics, nothing works. Is explanation only the option? Suggestions?

I don't know what to do besides remove the implants but I barely have any fat in my breast tissue. Thus it will look horrible if I remove my current... READ MORE

If pockets have been moved medially for better cleavage & to reduce side boob. Will they return to normal after explant? (Photo)

I had perfect cleavage but when I went in for implant exchange PS decided to move them in medially to reduce "side boob" and give me better cleavage.... READ MORE

Explant after symmastia. One year on and considering implants again, will it come back? (photos)

2 years ago I got implants which were 300cc high profile and placed sub glandularly. I immediately developed symmastia. After a year I decided to take... READ MORE

I'm 44 turning 45 & would like to explant/redo from Mid-profile to low profile, smaller implant. Is this possible? (photo)

I am 125 5' 3". I like my implants but they are just too big. I am 44 turning 45 this year and even my younger friends have lost upper fullness and... READ MORE

Breast Revision after 4 1/2 months. Should I have a staged revision or do it all at once? (Photo)

4 1/2 months ago I had 275cc on the right & 300cc on left subgland implants. I was borderline lift which I was originally suppose to have the lift but... READ MORE

Unsatisfied 19 year old seeking breast revision after unsatisfactory BA, please help! To explant or downsize? (photos)

I rushed into a BA this year, though I was happy with small breats, I wanted to lift them, with areola reduction. My surgeon convinced me I only... 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

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