Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Cancer + Breast Reconstruction
I had breast cancer on the right breast and had it removed (lump ) then lots of radiation which caused the inplant to leak. So they removed the... READ MORE
I am one of the few whose breast reduction pathology found DCIS-grade 3 comedo+necro ER+ HER+ in rt breast (no assessable margins). Considering... READ MORE
I'm a 29 year old female who is extremely high risk for breast cancer. i.e mother and grandmother died of it at young ages. My doctor is recommending... READ MORE
How Will Past Radiation and the Number of Cc's Injected in TE Affect the Decision for the Size of Permanent Implants?
My tissue expanders are now at 450 cc's (radiated 18 yrs. ago) and 550 cc's on the non-radiated side. This is my 2nd occurrence of early breast cancer... READ MORE
Can I remove my breast tissue and replace it with implants because I'm a very high risk for breast cancer?
My remove breast tissue and put implants because I'm high risk for breast cancer? READ MORE
I have 1cyst, 1 nodule, 1 complex, 1 septated cyst in the right breast. I have very small breast. I would like to know if I can remove them all at one... READ MORE
I had a mascectomy and reconstruction in November. I ended up with ovarian cancer in December and since have been undergoing chemo and doing the... READ MORE
Prior to Cancer I was a 32 DD and I would like return to my normal self after bilat mastectomy. Is that possible? Currently have 750cc silicone... READ MORE
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I was given no information so I consulted with my surgeon who recommended breast conserving surgery over a mastectomy. My right cancerous breast was... READ MORE
Removal of damaged tissue...no vessals...node transfers interrupted...inflamation...injury...all risky whats different or tpes of test are needed as a... READ MORE
1/2012 Cancer 3/2012 Dble Mastectomy 11/2012 Implants 10/13 Peud Orange fluid with ultrasound 12/13 severes swelling stabbing pain redness 1/14 MRI... READ MORE
I had a modified radical mastectomy no expanders or augmentation for stage 2 her2+ cancer on right breast. 3 wks since surgery and dr removed... READ MORE
Famiky history of cancer mainly in breast. I breast fed for a month since then my breast seems to have gotten smaller than already are READ MORE
Is there any new technology or procedures that would allow for nerve regrowth after a mastectomy to regain sensitivity and feel?
I had first a bilateral reduction, which found the cancer on the left, and opted for unilateral mastectomy. Had to have a tiny implant for upper... READ MORE
I had 2nd stage reconstruction 9/1/16. Expanders switched out for silicone implants after bilateral mast. in Oct. 2015. My right side (cancer &... READ MORE