Breast Implants Q&A
Nerves + Breast Implants
Nerve regeneration after breast augmentation. What is the likelihood of a full recovery? How long will it take?
I have read several answers about breast/nipple sensation being temporarily or permanently disrupted on real self. I had 300cc saline unders through... READ MORE
Will Wearing Band Implant Stabilizer Help Speed Up the Stretching of a Painful Nerve After Augmentation? (photo)
I am 26. 14days post op 455cc high profile saline implants sub-muscular. I have a nerve on the outer side of my right breast that was left intact... READ MORE
I had implants 3 years ago and they have been trying to correct what looked like a dent in clevage line. now its kinda sore constantly and the doctor... READ MORE
I am confused about which nerves control areola contraction. Are they different to the nerves that control sensation?
I am confused about which nerves control areola contraction, are they different to the nerves that control sensation? My right areola only gets hard... READ MORE
My PS told me that the nerve to my nipple would be cut if it were in the way of where the implant was supposed to go. Is this common? READ MORE
I am four and a half months post op. Immediately after my surgery my right has had discomfort, left healed without much pain. Right has been more numb... READ MORE
I had a surgery 16 days ago, 440 and 470 cc under the muscle. Swelling going down nicely, I feel a bit of swelling pain at the very bottom of my... READ MORE
Can my submuscular saline implant leak 2 1/2 weeks post-op? I'm afraid my implant may be slowly leaking.
1 week post-op visit, advised by my PS to massage my breasts moving inward motion towards the center of my chest. When I first started massaging, side... READ MORE
I have 400cc silicone implants under the muscle. Area under left breast is sensitive to touch & hurts doing things like driving, opening doors, laying... READ MORE
Can nerves "wake up" almost 3 years after breast augmentation? I've been numb since surgery, now have sensation & slight pain.
I got silicone implants 7/2013. A month ago I began having dull intermittent pain in my right nipple area. I convinced myself its early capsular... READ MORE
I'm two months post op. I had corrective tuberous breast augmentation with smooth round cohesive silicone gel implants under the muscle. He did not... READ MORE
For about a month now my left breast has been very sore and achy throughout the day. With or without a bra the aching is there. My nipple is also very... READ MORE
I'm 11 days post-op from breast implants and my left nipple is numb, was told a nerve had to be cut?
I asked today about it (2nd post op appt) and he said he's never seen it before but a nerve ran right in the middle of my breast and he had to cut it.... READ MORE
I just had my surgery a little over a week ago. I went from an A cup to 425cc HP implants. I am experiencing loss of sensation on my left nipple and... READ MORE
3+ weeks post op was feeling great went back to work yesterday (bedside nurse) not sure what I did but by middle of day left breast was sore w some... READ MORE
Is there anything other than desensitizing massage that I can do to lessen nerve pain after periareolar lift and BA?
I am 3 weeks post op. I had 700cc uhp under the muscle and a periaureolar lift. Over the past week, my skin all over my breasts has become so... READ MORE
I got breast implants a two weeks ago and when I lay on my right side with my arm up by my head, then start to roll over to my back a severe! Sharp... READ MORE
I had my breast enlargement 6 months ago, terrible shooting rolling pain in left breast for severel weeks and some numbness just after opp then all ok... READ MORE
A week later a friend hugged me very hard. I had a sharp pain right boob. But then nothing til the following day. It's really hard to describe, it's a... READ MORE
I had surgery almost 5 months ago and I still have very little sensation in my nipples and areas of my breasts. The left nipple had some feeling in... READ MORE