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How Long Does It Take Implants to Look "Normal" After Reconstruction Surgery?

Hello, I am 27 years old - 5' 3" 155 lbs. Medium frame. I recently had a bilateral mastectomy and went thru the tissue expansion process and... READ MORE

S/P Double Mastectomies: 650CC Placed to Achieve a Large C - They Came out Large B

Not much contour to them. My PS is going to do a double implant exchange. I'm S/P 2.5 months. Are we waiting long enough before we exchange the... READ MORE

Bilateral mastectomy with tissue expander filled to 240cc and silicone implants 650cc

I measured my breast today and my bra size is a 34ddd, the same size I was when I had the reduction. I have a small frame at 5ft 2in and 118lbs. This... READ MORE

How long does it take for the muscle to heal from explantation? The expanders were placed under the muscle & placed in Feb '14

I'm 49. I am a 16 month surviver of breast cancer. I had a bilateral mastectomy in May 2013. I felt rushed & pressured to go ahead & do reconstruction... READ MORE

Need tissue expanders a 2nd time?

I had a bilateral mastectomy last September with tissue expanders with the exchange surgery in April.  I expanded to 650cc silicon implants and... READ MORE

Reconstruction Gone Wrong? (photos)

10 days post op Natrelle 410 FF 740 cc. Following double mastectomy. I was expanded to 660 cc. The left side was always smaller a little misshaped and... READ MORE

My PS wants to use implants that are MUCH wider than my current TEs and BWD.

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

I have breast implants after a bilateral mastectomy. Should I go for high profile or moderate during revision?

I have breast implants after a complete mastectomy i have 600ccs in one and 650 in the other and they are not symetrical and the are moving under my... READ MORE

Are 650cc implants to large for me?

I am having double mastectomy with reconstruction. I had chemo and radiation 8 years ago. Having this done now because I am brac2 positive. I am 200#,... READ MORE

Anyone have experience with Rhodotorula glutinis with breast implants?

Had a prophylactic bi-lateral mastectomy with reconstruction April 2016. (685cc high profile, gummi-bear implants) Right breast started to retain... READ MORE

Mastectomy 12/22 with immediate reconstruction. Since day one with expanders left was larger than right?

Hi guys - masecto 12/22 with immediate reconstruction. Since day one with expanders left was larger than right. PS said they'll even once implants go... READ MORE

What can be done when expanders are underfilled prior to implant surgery? Dr said he'll put smaller implants in.

More surgery?! Bilateral mastectomy Nov 2015. Expanders placed then. Had weekly fill 75-100cc 4 visits=350+cc. Nurse punctured left expander, replaced... READ MORE

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