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Will I Definitely Encapsulate Because I Had a Seroma?

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

PS Couldn't Remove All Scar Tissue Resulting from Seroma at Time of Capsulectomy? I Think That's my Issue. (photo)

Saline, smooth, unders. Had a redo in one b/c of seroma (2wks later). PS said at time of capsule removal, he wasn't able to get all scar tissue that... READ MORE

What is causing this dent? And can massage help get rid of this? (photos)

I had my breast implants done over a month ago, but a month in my left breast had a seroma so I had to have a 2nd surgery. The dent in the left breast... READ MORE

Seroma After Implant Deflated. Should I Get Them Replaced?

My implant deflated slowing and during that time Seroma developed. I thought my implant was moving. My surgeon is going to remove the implant in a... READ MORE

My plastic surgeon recommended ice and antibiotics to hopefully treat Seromas. Do Seromas resolve with time? (photo)

4 wks ago had breast revision surgery. Capsulotomy both sisdes, seroma removal from left side and 2 tears repaired. Went from 650-425. Surgery went... READ MORE

What is the cost to evacuate a seroma from one breast? Any California PS who do needle aspirations?

Developed a seroma in my left breast after revision surgery. What's the cost of drainage in operating room with drains vs ultrasound guided needle... READ MORE

Seroma vs. Hematoma and Reopening incision?

I am 8 days postoperative of bi-lateral reaugmentation. Last few days the left breast became tender & larger in size. At apt ps noticed & sent me for... READ MORE

JP DRAIN removal/seroma amount?

I had to have another surgery 9 days post op to remove fluid. He opened up incision, removed implant (which ruptured upon removal) cleaned pocket and... READ MORE

Can I Help Seroma Absorb Faster After Reconstruction?

In 2008 I had breast augmentation Shortly after I developed cc. I recently had ifection that spread to breast tissue and implant so I had a partial... READ MORE

Emergency. 7.5 weeks post implant exchange. Implant exposed in 3 areas, incision is breaking down. (photos)

I am 7.5 weeks post op implant exchange. What started as a seroma is now a decomposing incision. At 6 weeks my breast became about 3x the size of the... READ MORE

2 Revision Surgeries and Seroma Now Breast Feels Firmer and Larger?

Since implants 2 years ago I've had 2 surgeries for cc in 1 of my breast. Developed seroma or leakage at incision site until the incision closed and... READ MORE

Why did I develop a seroma after post op breast exchange after only approximately 12 days?

Two weeks after surgery I develpoed a Seroma I my right breast only. On day 10 I had my drains removed. Three days later I was in a lot of pain from... READ MORE

Worried About Breast After Revision for CC?

My Breast slighty firm and bigger after revision surgery for CC. If i lie on my belly it's harder but will soften in minutes and I dont really notice... READ MORE

Seroma with PIP Implants?

Ive had my implants since 2008 within 2weeks i had a haematoma and had to have implant removed and replaced now 3 years its very painfull through a... READ MORE

Post surgery issues. Revision. Thoughts on course of action to achieve best athsetically looking natural result? (Photo)

I had breast aug in April 2013. 300cc sub musc textured mentor implants along with a Donut lift. I had wound healing issues and scarred very badly.... READ MORE

What is the best approach for treating and preventing a reoccuring seroma?

I developed a seroma 3 weeks after I had a breast revision (this was confirmed via sonogram). I understand that seromas can be reated via needle... READ MORE

Did my surgeon did something wrong or it is bad luck? (photo)

Hey to make a 6 years story short, I have made nine surgeries and all have given me complications. including capsule bindings, ripping and repeatedly... READ MORE

Does my seroma need to be drained? My PS wants to wait and see if it heals on its own. (Photo)

I had an open capsulectomy 3 months ago. The swelling In my right breast never completely subsided so I went back to my PS and he diagnosed me with a... READ MORE

Finally ready to heal my "symmastia-ish" unique condition. Is there a chance at all to get closer to my dream? (Photos)

I've been left this way after a seroma complication 12 yrs ago. RIGHT 800cc silicone: waaay too big/heavy, rippling @ top hurts, unnatural curve @ top... READ MORE

Breast implant not 100% behind the breast? Tissue still hanging off implant after revision. How can they be improved? (Photo)

Had a massive seroma on left side after 12 years of 1000cc implants with no problems at all. I had ultrasound guided breast aspiration twice - no... READ MORE

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