Drop + Breast Reconstruction

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How to Repair Muscle Damage Due to Expander Extrusion Post Double Mastectomy?

2 months post double mastectomy-undergoing expansion-prepping for implant exchange. 3 weeks ago expander pushed through muscle (still under the... READ MORE

I had a double mastectomy in Jan 2012, with expanders. Is my Implant Bottoming Out? (photo)

I had a double mastectomy in Jan 2012, with expanders. I had the reconstruction surgery in March. I noticed months later around August that the left... READ MORE

One Side is Hard and Higher Than The Other 1 Week After DIEP. Will It Drop?

I just underwent a surgery for Breast Reconstruction..I had a DIEP Flap procedure done September 2011 and just had another surgery to finish. Implants... READ MORE

My breasts look like flat after reconstruction. Will these drop or have a better shape?Sientra 20621-695MP implants. (photo)

Did I get the wrong implants? What type should I have gotten for my frame? Will these form a better shape as time goes on? I am 5'7, 185lbs, 40 in rib... READ MORE

Gel Implants Possible Leak and Dropping More?

I am almost 6 weeks into my 5th reconstructive surgery after a double mastectomy. I have gel implants. I see 2 wrinkles at the top of my left side.... READ MORE

When the expanders are placed for silicone implants, would these ones drop with time?

Hi. I'd like to know if silicone implants can drop a bit with the passing of time. Would the implants have the feeling of natural breasts cos... READ MORE

Do reconstructed silicone implants still need to "drop and fluff"? (photo)

I am in the process of breast reconstruction after two separate staged mastectomies. I had my right tissue expander filled to 480cc and then exchanged... READ MORE

Breast augmentation different on each breast, please help? (photos)

I had a double Mastectomy with reconstruction at the same time. My dr says 1 Breast has dropped and the other hasn't and I need to massage it so they... READ MORE

How long do I have to wait for implants to settle to start with nipple and areola reconstruction? I had implants placed 6 days a

Hi! I've just had anatomical silicone 510 MX 550gr implants (Bilateral breast reconstruction) placed 6 days ago. I've to wear tight bandages and a... READ MORE

Is it normal for reconstructed breasts with implants to feel rippled and bulging on the underside?

My breasts have dropped down and off to the sides a bit as they are settling leaving a lot of empty space between my breasts. They look unnatural to... READ MORE

11 days post op reconstruction after mastectomy. Is this normal?

I just had switched out expanders for silicone implants 11 days ago. One breast feels lumpy on the underside. Zero pain since I have absolutely no... READ MORE

Just had double mastectomy with immediate reconstruction (about 6 weeks), my implants was placed above muscle.

Should I continue to massage my implants, I've been massaging for 4 weeks (2x per)? I noticed it has dropped considerably, worrying about bottoming... READ MORE

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