1 Week Post-op + Breast Reconstruction

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My Breasts Are Flat Post Reconstruction/Revison

I had bilateral mastectomies with immediate bilateral reconstruction with implants and free nipple grafts 1 week ago. I had 600 cc saline implants... READ MORE

My Silicone Gel Implant is Flat in the Nipple Area, Will That Round Out?

I am 5 days post op and this was placed after my expander that was in place post mastectomy. The scar is across the area tha is flat, so I don't... READ MORE

One Side is Hard and Higher Than The Other 1 Week After DIEP. Will It Drop?

I just underwent a surgery for Breast Reconstruction..I had a DIEP Flap procedure done September 2011 and just had another surgery to finish. Implants... READ MORE

Am 8 days post op from breast reconstruction exchange from expanders to implants. Do I need a do over? (photos)

I think I don't have any symmetry they don't resemble breasts? Do they and how could this be corrected? Also my cleavage is very close and I'm worried... READ MORE

I had Breast Reconstruction June 17th, is it normal to still be in pain My drains have been removed.

I was not sure if I should ask my Dr. for more pain medication, I feel like a baby but I have done all that I can I am using ice around the clock it... READ MORE

Excruciating pain-deformity-probable infection after bilateral mastectomy-reconst. Expanders Alloderm stage 1 normal? (Photo)

1 wk post-op. My plastic surgeon removed my dressings 4 days post-op. Nurse came home follow-up and putted dressings back. I am worried about pain... READ MORE

Concerns with Asymmetry one week post op Mastoplexy, Right Capsulectomy and implant replacement. Any suggestions?

I am 6 days post op mastoplexy with bilateral implant replacement of 260cc plus capsulecomy in the right breast. I have had no pain post op during... READ MORE

Do I have skin necrosis or just feel bruising? (Photo)

8 days ago I had a BL mastectomy with TE expanders. I got home the next day and had deep purple bruising just like the picture. 8 days later nothing... READ MORE

Is this post mastectomy skin necrosis? (photos)

This photo was taken on 5th post op day. Is this serious? Is this viable? If not what will happen next? Please tell me the best treatment options?... READ MORE

Had left lumpectomy and radiation now done. Any suggestions?

Got reconstruction on left implant and lift and implant on right . It's Been a week . But I still wake up in morning and they are very sore .but... READ MORE

I am 5 days post op, expander exchange for silicone implants.

I bled into left breast and its swollen. painful. I called my Plastic surgeon after having an ER Doctor I was working with look at site. Is this true? READ MORE

What would your return to work recommendations be?

Bi-mastectomy 2 yrs ago, with skin removal. Skin was so tight the stitches pulled apart leaving 2" wide scars. Now TE's implanted with scars removed.... READ MORE

Are my JP drains post reconstructive surgery creating my Frankenboob look?

I'm 5 days post my direct to implant nipple sparing mastectomy. I have spent 100 of hours looking at reconstructive photos and thought I was realistic... READ MORE

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