Breast Reconstruction Q&A
500-549cc + Breast Reconstruction
I Had a Bilateral Mastectomy and my Surgeon Suggests 550cc Expander Inflation so that my breasts arent too far apart. I am 5'2 and feel that... READ MORE
I had one breast removed and am going through the reconstruction process. My current size is a small B, appx 340 cc in volume in the good breast. I am... READ MORE
I had a skin sparing mastectomy due to the BRCA 2 gene. I am about 5'1" tall and about 125lbs. My expanders were filled to 500cc and they... READ MORE
I Had a Mastectomy in January and I Getting 500cc High Profile Implants Soon. I Want my Cup Size to Full 34C?
I'm 5' 5" and weight 125 pounds. READ MORE
I underwent a bilateral mastectomy and was in tissue expanders for 5mths. I had an xchange surgery for Natrelle HP 500cc silicone implants. I am 2... READ MORE
I had a mastectomy with immediate reconstruction with alloderm and tissue expanders placed under the muscle and was filled to 500cc per breast during... READ MORE
My TEs are fully expanded to 500ml and I will have my switchover surgery to silicone round implants in a couple of months. Is there anything my PS can... READ MORE
I know you have to overfill to achieve a larger implant. Today we added 75 ccs and I am always uncomfortable a few days after each fill. Surgery they... READ MORE
I had delayed Breast Reconstruction surgery 7 weeks ago. I'm 5 foot 7 and 145 pounds. So far I have 500 cc's in my TE's. I would like to get to a... READ MORE
I had a pbm in Feb and I currently have 530 cc filled expanders . I have decided to go with the 410 anatomic implants . They will be 580ccs . My... READ MORE
I have been diagnosed with DCIS and am undergoing a nipple sparing bilateral mastectomy in 11 days. I have been told I can go directly to silicone... READ MORE
Why would she want to use 500cc when they look and feel so big to me. I am 60 years old and don't need to look perky. I am not sure I even want to... READ MORE
Last year I had a mastectomy and reconstructive surgery 250cc about two weeks after surgery was told the incision was tearing and the saline had to be... READ MORE
My current TEs are 13.3w 14.3h 4.7 project and 500ccs. I am 5'6 130 with a 31 inch rib cage. My PS has me filled to approx 650. I feel like they are... READ MORE
Am now at 520cc ,expanders look horrible. I was small chested before and hoped for a neat look. The expanders are positioned wrong and have been told... READ MORE
Is 500cc too big? I'm 5'4.5", 115 lbs, and have no breast tissue (double mastectomy). Also have wide hips and big butt.
The pockets already exist since I had the reconstruction 18 mos ago. My cs put in 355cc textured teardrop Mentor mod plus+ profile silicone implants.... READ MORE
Is it possible to achieve greater expansion of breasts w/ thin skin by filling more slowly over a longer period of time? (photo)
I had M and recon. with expanders / alloderm 6 weeks ago. Radiation to R starting in 3 weeks. Happy with expanders, no pain but Im very disappointed... READ MORE
What is the best surgical procedure to fix symmastia following mastectomy with the lowest rate of reoccurrence?
What is the best surgical procedure to fix synmastia following mastectomy with the lowest rate of reoccurence? Neosubpectoral pocket? Alloderm sling?... READ MORE
Several questions about B reconstruction with Allergan 133 MX 500cc expanders. Please, see them below.
42, diagnosed with BBC at the same time. I had DMX (modified radical mastectomy),chemo.NO RADIATION. I've got Allergan 133MX 500cc expanders in.I've... READ MORE
I had a bilateral mastectomy with tissue expanders. They expanded me to 525cc. Before the swap over I liked this size and my expanders were high and... READ MORE