Tear + Breast Implants Q&A
I had a breast augmentation 6 months ago.(440 cc silicone under the muscle) My breasts looked amazing. Last month I fell and injured my left breast.... READ MORE
Is it possible to "rip" the pocket your silicone implant sits in? I have under the muscle silicone implants for 8 years. No problems. During exercise... READ MORE
I read about floor compression to prevent/fix capsular contracture. I tried that and now my breasts are completely distorted. It was very painful as I... READ MORE
Hi, 5'5 118 lbs. Went from a small 34B to aprox 385-400 CC, under the muscle, saline, crease incision, 2 wks post op. Last night while watching... READ MORE
I used too much pressure massaging and caused a partial closed capsulotomy on myself by accident. My implant is bulging through the crack/tear in the... READ MORE
I had ba on nov 28th 2013 I returned to the gym several weeks later on the ok of my consultant and think I over stretched my chest . I returned to my... READ MORE
Can silicone that has leaked from a breast implant on the left side travel to the right axillary lymph nodes?
Silicone breast implants 2008 reconstruction after left sided breast cancer. 2012 discovered enlarged lymph nodes right axilla. Implants explanted... READ MORE
18 months post with possible capsule tear. The PS I saw says to wait 6 months to correct. I don't understand this logic.
I saw a PS yesterday. Not mine because he wasn't in but a partner in his office. He believes I have a capsule tear allowing the implant to move more... READ MORE
I am 2.5 weeks post op. I got 375ccs silicone gel through the nipple. I rolled over to my right side in bed and felt a terrible tearing sensation on... READ MORE
I was just prescribed Accutane for my skin. I coincidently have a problem with my LEFT breast at the same time. PS said wait 6mnths to do any... READ MORE
Hi my surgeon did a revision on my OVER THE MUSCLE implants in Dec 2015 to try to release the tethering around the implant. The breast still goes rock... READ MORE
Was helping a friend move that evening was having horrible pains right breast towards cleavage area. Hurts horribly to laugh and lay on right side no... READ MORE