Narrow 10 questions by:

Sort by:
  • Most visited
  • Recent
  • Answers

How did you go about deciding to have breast reconstruction after mastectomy?

How did you go about deciding to have breast reconstruction after mastectomy? READ MORE

What are the pros and cons of sub pectoral vs. sub dermal implant placement immediately following a bi-lateral mastectomy?

I'm 45 and I've been diagnosed with Stage I breast, ER and PR positive, HER2 negative, BRAC 1& 2 negative, left breast. I've decided to undergo a... READ MORE

Prophylactic Mastectomy and Reconstruction- Pros and Cons of Staged vs Single Stage Procedure?

I am BRCA 1 positive, 30 years old, 34B cup size, and planning for my (hopefully) prophylactic mastectomy and reconstruction. In order to... READ MORE

One stage or two stage reconstruction after nipple sparing bilateral prophylactic mastectomy?

Which is better, what are the pros and cons for the two. I am a BRCA+ patient, already 34 d cup and would like to either be a full C cup or a small D.... READ MORE

With the recent techniques in breast reconstruction. Implant under pectoral muscle vs over pectoral muscle with ADM?

With the recent techniques in breast reconstruction, What is better, to have implants under pectoral muscles or over pectoral muscle with ADM? What... READ MORE

Several questions about B reconstruction with Allergan 133 MX 500cc expanders. Please, see them below.

42, diagnosed with BBC at the same time. I had DMX (modified radical mastectomy),chemo.NO RADIATION. I've got Allergan 133MX 500cc expanders in.I've... READ MORE

Pros and Cons of staying "fat" for surgery?

I gained 40 lbs during chemo. Ideally I'd like bilateral recon using DIEP but I have no idea when due to insurance issues. I fear losing weight... READ MORE

Areola graft and nipple after a DIEP for breast reconstruction (Photo)

The finishing of the reconstruction of my right breast My skin was never radiated so the only problem is when we moved my tummy skin my stretch marks... READ MORE

I had a bilateral mastectomy in Dec 2014 for LCIS. Is there harm in waiting for implants?

I am finally done with fills and am hoping to wait until sept. For my implant, final surgery Is there harm in waiting. Pros /cons .... It will have... READ MORE

Areolas & nipples 3D traditional tattoo after breast & nipples reconstruction. Is it safe? Does it last forever?painful? (Photo)

Hello.I had DMX (modifed radical mastectomies)due to bc,delayed breasts reconstruction with expanders and implants,nipples reconstructed with Flap... READ MORE

No matching results