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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

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

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

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

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

​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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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