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Can Implants "Crush You" and Cause Breathing Problems?

I heard a couple stories where the patients who hated thier implants said the implants made it hard for them to breathe or gave them anxiety attacks.... READ MORE

3 Years Post-op: Trouble Breathing, Pain Under Right Breast, Chest Pain & Hand Numbness

If I need an MRI do I need a referral? What kind of MRI do I ask for? The breathing is whats scary, its really affecting me. I had saline breast... READ MORE

Is the asymmetry in my breasts normal? 4 days post-op (Photo)

I'm 4 days post op and I'm wondering if the asymmetry in my breasts is normal? I got 160cc low profile in left and 195 mod in my right because my... READ MORE

Breast after looks square and it feels like it's going to pop every time I take a breath?

I Had breast surgery 7 days ago 300cc. It look square and i feel it Like something is touching me in the square Ege, evertime i take a Breath. What is... READ MORE

13 weeks post op Breast implants, I have pains in and around my left breast and am very worried. Any suggestions?

I have pain in & surrounding my left incision scar that feels like bruising & burning at the same time, even breathing causes it to hurt, & the pain... READ MORE

Should I lower my breast implants? Are they too high or are my nipples just too low? Is breathing affected? (Photo)

I was completely flat but then got the sub muscular 325cc mod profile silicon implants 6 years ago. I am 5'4 and 135 lbs. I feel the implants are too... READ MORE

Is it okay to take off my surgical bra for a while to let my new boobies breathe? (Photo)

So I am 5 days post op and sometimes my chest feels like it is suffocating! My doctor had made my surgical bra tighter to bring my cleavage closer... READ MORE

Deep sustained breathing after breast augmentation. Would this be a problem? (Photo)

Hello Doctors, I'm considering getting breast implants, but as I am a classical singer, I'm concerned with how they may affect my breathing. I'm... READ MORE

Should I get a second opinion? I'm having severe pain under my left breast when I breathe. Is this normal? (Photo)

I had a BA almost 3 weeks ago and my left side is higher and tighter than the right. My PS was going to put 421cc in left and 459cc In right but last... READ MORE

Having a BA July 3rd. Reading that a lot of people post op feel like they can't breathe scares me. Does anything help alleviate?

I'm a 34 A now and getting 315 cc's gel silicone under the breast. Having a BA July 3rd. Trying to read up on some advice but the feeling of pressure... READ MORE

Is it normal to have a sharp pain on left breast when breathing in after BA under muscle ?

I had my surgery done a week ago & Yesterday I started having a sharp pain on my left breast when breathing in. I noticed if I held my breast a... READ MORE

Why does my third almost 4th day feel like my first day? How long does it take for my muscles to heal?

I had surgery 3 days ago when I woke up my entire upper back was in exscruiating pain and my muscles has been in pain every since no pain med is... READ MORE

Recovering with lupus?

I have mild, controlled lupus and had breast augmentation 04/20. I started with a very lowgrade fever (99.3-100.1) yesterday- today, and breast... READ MORE

Post op bra causing pain, is it normal for it to be so tight?

Hi. I'm 5 days post op. I was a 36A before surgery and received 600cc silicone under the muscle. The compression bra that they put me in is a 32E. The... READ MORE

1 week post-op with subtle ache/pain in my back when I take deep breaths?

I had my breast augmentation a week ago today. 300cc under the muscle. I noticed a few days ago that sometime when I take deep breathes I get an ache/... READ MORE

My right breast hurts when I take a full breath 10 days post op?

I am 10 days post op and it hurts when I breathe and the end of my breast on the top right portion it feels sort of sharp but crushing is this normal... READ MORE

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