Recurrence + Breast Implant Revision Q&A
What Are the Chances That Capsular Contracture Will Occur Again and Can I Do Anything to Help Prevent It?
In April of 2002 I had a breast lift and augmentation. In August of 2002 had surgery to correct the capsular contraction that had occured in my left... READ MORE
I am going for a consultation for symmastia revision. I would describe the symmastia as moderate. I do not want an overly large gap between my breasts... READ MORE
So one week out of surgery 2nd time a round went great look great had capsularcontrature got it all fix p.s. said it was from my hematoma I got they... READ MORE
I got my first implants about 8 years ago (425's) and then replaced them with 625's filled to 700 a year later to achieve more upper fulless. I have... READ MORE
9 months ago I had implants replaced due to capsular contracture. The new ones capsulated to grade 2 and 3 within a couple of months. They were placed... READ MORE
I developed Baker Grade IV capsular contracture within a year of getting silicone implants above my muscle. Years later my ps replaced them with... READ MORE
I got my first breast augmentation 5 years ago with 250 cc gel implants. I soon after got capsular contraction in both breast. After 4 years I changed... READ MORE
Had surgery for cc of L breast (never went Bk to soft squishy state).now right cc.Chances of cc w/sub-glandular vs.sub-muscular? better to place both... READ MORE
I have had 4 different antibiotics, even IV. they work for about 2 months and infection returns. what to do READ MORE
My 1st surgery was on 10/13, smooth silicone unders. Implants never dropped. Capsulotomy with implant exchange followed on 2/14. Cc formed almost... READ MORE
Is it true that you need to go at least 100 cc's bigger when switching from saline to silicone implants in order to get the same projection?... READ MORE
Breast revision surgery after unsuccessful closed capsulectomy. What are the chances of CC returning?
Against better advice from this site, I went forward with a Closed Capsulectomy. Needless to say, it was unsuccessful & I needed to have open... READ MORE
I had the 1st surgery on April 2011. 3 weeks later my right 1 ruptured, 3 months later in August of 2011 my right 1 ruptured. Then this past Saturday... READ MORE
Two Months Post Op from Bottoming out Revision. I Feel Pressure and Bruising on One Side. Could I Be Bottoming out Again?
I had a breast augmentation 1/31/13 (silicone- 286cc). By 4 months post op I had bottomed out on both breasts & had a revision 7/31/13. I am now 2... READ MORE
Replacement Due to Capsular Contracture in 2007, 6 Years Later I Feel a Tightness in My Chest Again?
I had my first silicone implants in 1999, in February 2007 I had one replaced due to CC then just 6 months later the other one had to be done. Now 6... READ MORE
I had to remove a breast implant that collapsed on my right side. So both breasts were placed with new silicon implants. I felt sick right after... READ MORE
I had my breasts done in '12 through the nipple w/ saline under the muscle, my right side developed a terrible CC and I had revision surgery w/ a new... READ MORE
I've gotten my breasts done twice, and one of my boobs has the same hard stubborn dent (scar tissue) that won't go away! My 2nd pair is... READ MORE
My size is 410 saline 3 surgeries 1 year. Last one was with capsulectomy in feb 2015. No plans to do anything for a while. Give my body a break . My... READ MORE
Hi I just had my 2 month post op appmt. with my PS, & found out that I have cap. contracture. This was my FIRST cosmetic procedure EVER. Is this... READ MORE