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Bi-Explantation, Capsulectomy, Mastopexy and Reduction - Still Have Pain and Bleeding 3.5 Weeks Post? (photo)

Had 30 year implants removed 3.5 weeks ago. Went back to original PS in another state for surgery (I relocated 5 yrs ago). Also had bilateral... READ MORE

Ibuprofen after surgery? (Photo)

Had a mastopexy and BA two days ago. Have been told after 48 hours it's okay to go to ibuprofen instead of t3. I haven't taken any T3s today but there... 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

49yo having TE implant reconstruction. PS wants to inject Lovenox 2 hrs before op. Should I worry about bleeding risks or DVT?

Had Uni mx 2 years ago, no anticoagulants, 4 other surgeries, no anticoagulants either. New PS surprised me telling me have risks , my age, my weight... READ MORE

Would you take on a patient that already had a tissue expander placed and continue to fill expander and complete final surgery?

I have been dealing with a plastic surgeon that I'm not satisfied with their work. I have had to go back in twice for more stitches neither time was a... READ MORE

Still having some bleeding underneath my breast where my stitches are. Is that normal to have some bleeding still?

I had surgery 3 days ago .next day my drain tubes where taken out.today still having some bleeding underneath my breast where my stitches are.is that... READ MORE

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