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Incision Looks Infected 3 Weeks After Breast Lift- Opinion? (photo)

Hi there, I need some advise on my breast. I had surgery oct 14 th, 2011 (almost 3 weeks ago), My incision doesn't look good, they getting worst.... READ MORE

Should I Be Worried- Small Infection After Breast Uplift? (photo)

I am 8 weeks post op (implants and uplift) and this morning I noticed a little raised red lump on part of my scaring, I left it and when I returned... READ MORE

Avoiding Infection at Surgical Incision Sites

Hello. I am scheduled to have a breast lift within two weeks (!) and I was wondering what is the best way to avoid infection. When you check out these... READ MORE

Shower After Breast Lift and Absorbable Stitches? Afraid Of Infection; Should I Do A Sponge Bath Instead?

I done a breast lift and implant before 4 days my doctor said that I can shower, but I'm worried and scared that I will get an infection, can I... READ MORE

Could This Be a Sign of Infection? (photo)

I had a breast lift 18 days ago, when I removed the steri tapes 2 weeks into recovery I noticed a small thread coming out of the intersection under... READ MORE

Hematoma Draining by Itself Through Incision. Worried About Infection?

I had a breast lift (no augmentation) & developed a hematoma 2 weeks after surgery. An ultrasound revealed 21cc of blood in one breast. My PS said... READ MORE

Possible Areola Infection? (photo)

Hello, I am eleven days post-op from a mastopexy with augmentation. Today, I noticed that my left areola is not looking too great. I am worried this... READ MORE

Infection 14 Days After Vertical Breast Lift and Implants?

Last night (Monday) I noticed that my incisions were dark pink almost red. My breasts were a little more swollen than normal. Note: I just finished my... READ MORE

Incision holes, infections or necrosis

I see patients who have developed holes in the incisions, infections or necrosis and wonder why these cant be cleaned and closed rather than left... READ MORE

Infected Incision After a Tummy Tuck, Doctor Showed Me How to Clean but Should I be Worried?

I am 3 weeks post op from a breast lift with implant, tummy tuck and lipo of the flanks. I had to see my Dr yesterday because i noticed the middle of... READ MORE

Does Smoking Increase the Chances of Staph Infection Following Bilateral Mastectomy?

Had a bilateral mastectomy 4/10/12 with expanders placed at the same time. Developed a severe staph infection in both breasts requiring 4 weeks of... READ MORE

Almost 2 weeks post-op explantation/total capsulectomy/anchor lift- Infected Incision? Improper healing? (photos)

Total capsulectomy, anchor lift, and lipo to breast sides on May 16th. Surgeon not local (cannot see in office). Still having quite a bit of... READ MORE

​Is it normal for a incision on a Breast Lift scar revision to open up after only 5 days? Could it be infected? (photo)

5 days ago I had the scar at the top of both nipples revised do to stitches spitting. Today I noticed puss spots under the steri strips. As I took the... READ MORE

Scaly and Yellow Discharge from my Aereola and Incisions, I Had Breast Lift 5 Months Ago? (photo)

I had breast lift 5 months ago , they had to remove the stitches since I had an incision that was not healing. Now I notice that my aereola is crusty... READ MORE

SMALL open wound at notch of inverted T stitch. Feels like little needles poking me! Is this normal? Infected? (Photo)

I am one month post bilateral breast left surgery without implants. I have a small opening along the inverted T stitch on my right breast. I had some... READ MORE

Does my incision look infected? (photos)

I am 10 days post op from a breast lift with 220 cc silicone implants above the muscle. I have bloody discharge along the incisions and some yellow... READ MORE

About a year ago I had a breast lift. It got infected after a week and now my breasts look like a total disaster (Photo)

How can this be fixed. Also don't like those nipples so huge and nipples to high. I'm also in burning pain READ MORE

Are hematoma normal after breast lift? (photos)

I am two weeks post op from a mastopexy only. No augmentation. Four days ago I noticed bruising around vertical incision that began bleeding dark... READ MORE

Will I Have to Pay for Correction As Nipples Are to High and Scars Are Really Bad? (photo)

I had a breast uplift 7 months ago. My body rejected the sutures and I had several infections in the incisions above both my nipples. I have been left... READ MORE

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