Stitches + Breast Implant Revision

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Swelling and Sewn Pocket

I had my breast augumentation 4 days ago.They had to sew the pocket from previous augumentation because the implant shifted to the side some.Now with... READ MORE

6 Weeks Postop from Having a Mastopexy/Implant Replacement is It Normal for my Mastopexy Incisions to Split Back Open? (photo)

Since surgery I've had nothing but complications.I'm 6 wks post op and my incisions which were closed are not anymore.I seen my PS couple days ago and... READ MORE

Bleeding through my stitches?

I had an implant replacement 3 weeks ago. DR. performed. capsulectomy on rgt.breast because it was ruptured. 2 weeks after surgery he re-opened... READ MORE

I have internal bra/stitches and tightening of the pocket causing serious pain. Is this normal healing?

I had a revision done Friday to include internal bra/stitches, tightening of the Pocket increasing the implant from saliene 350 to silicone 500. The... READ MORE

Stitch Abcess? (photo)

A had a revision done on my breast lift plus implants 25 days ago. 4 days ago I removed 2 sutures from the spot in the picture. I sent pictures to my... READ MORE

Replace Implants with Smaller Implants?

The PS chose a range of 300cc-400cc for my 32A frame. Regretfully I chose 450cc. Although only into week two I know I want a redo; however, I noticed... READ MORE

Internal Stitches with a Re Augmentation?

I had a re aug today after 12 years from a 260cc to 560cc. In that time I have breast fed two children. Whilst I was still groggy from the op my... READ MORE

6wks ago bilateral displacement of L implant & scalloping of overfilled R implants. HP, gel, now need another revison. (Photo)

Revision 6 wks ago for bilateral dis L implant I had 550 saline filled 625cc and R implant 550 filled to 675cc. I downsized w/silicone gel hp implants... READ MORE

I've Had One Breast Revision, but They Look Terrible. What Do I Do? (photo)

I got a revision because my first lift was a circumolear lift w/ implants. After waiting a year and a half, I went back in for a revision to remove... READ MORE

Removing Painful Stitches from Capsulorraphy?

Can you remove painful stitches from a capsulorraphy and leave the implants in? what would be the options to do in a case like this? recently had... READ MORE

Is my only option removing the implants for an entire year? Why can't they just be replaced? (photos)

6 months ago I had a breast revision (to go bigger). 7 weeks after the surgery I developed a stitch abcess that infection the breast pocket. I've... READ MORE

10 days post op, will this improve? (photos)

Hi, I am ten days post op and have had an implant replacement and nipple lift as I wanted them smaller as after my son my nipples had stretched and... READ MORE

Will a bigger and wider implant lift my breasts? (Photo)

I have 435cc allergan breast implants high profile. I'm considering getting a new op because I think they are too wide apart and sitting too low (have... READ MORE

Incision reopened after stitch removal this morning (photo)

I had my left implant replaced because of a capsular contracture on 4/29 submuscular silicone. I got the stitches removed this morning and then this... READ MORE

Will 515cc implants sag in a couple of years? (Photo)

Hi, I'm 26 years old and having my second breast augmentation due to having an allergic reaction to dissolvable stitches. I had 415cc before and my... READ MORE

One breast still very tight post augmentation. I wonder if this indicates an infection or a popped stitch?

One breast still very tight after a revision. Was the smaller breast and I got same size implants -- last time I had same thing but no problem with... READ MORE

2 months post op breast implant revision, my incision is not healing. Any suggestions?

I am 2 months post op and my incision is not healing. I have had to be re stitched 2 times already. Could being a vegetarian be the cause of this? READ MORE

There is internal stitching, but why is it indented with a fat pocket above it? Will it go away? (Photo)

I'm scared it's going to heal deformed like this, the other side looks nothing like this. READ MORE

Does switching from submuscular to subglandular need extra stitching?

I visited 4 surgeons and 2 of them said I would need extra stitching of the muscle since the muscle is stretched or to prevent muscle lifting and... 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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