Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Activity + Breast Reconstruction
What Type of Activities Should I Avoid After Bilateral Masectomies with Expanders Placed at the Same Time?
I am in my third week of recovery from bilateral mastectomy with reconstruction. The expanders were inserted immediately and 200cc's to start out with... READ MORE
3 weeks since implant exchange. Had expanders for 11 months. Does that make pocket more stable? Been doing housework-washing floors on hands &... READ MORE
My reconstruction surgery is next week. Which implants are better for such a surgery, silicone or saline?
I'm 5 4' 130lbs , 43 yrs old, 3 kids. I'm active, workout 4-5/wk weights/ boot camp. Had nipple delay 2weeks ago. Thankyou READ MORE
What are my options? I would like to have smaller implants or nothing at all. Keep in mind I'm active.
I was Dx with stage 3a breast cancer at 33 in 2012. I had a double mastectomy with reconstruction.My implants are Mentor Smooth Round Plus Profile... READ MORE
4 months past skin/nipple-sparing DIEP reconstruction/tummy site for left-breast reconstruction after local recurrence 12 years after initial... READ MORE
I had double mx 3/24/16. (Left breast noncancerous) with tissue expanders. 2 wks later JP drains removed. See PS weekly for expander fill. after drain... READ MORE