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Scars After Surgery. What Can I Do to Make Them Lighter?

I have red wide scars under my armpits going to my back. is there anything i can use to make these scars lighter? I hate they way they look. READ MORE

My left breast is bright red and hot. Is that a cause for concern?

I have expanders after having a double Macetomy. First liquid insertion was 4 days ago READ MORE

I had bilateral mastectomy on 25 September and scar is now very red. Any suggestions? (photos)

I had two haematoma in left breast which were drained. Last visit Thursday before last they dressed with steritape. Steritape came off on Tuesday.... READ MORE

How to get rid of an infection around a gummy bear implant after reconstruction from mastectomy?

It has been over a month since surgery, both incisions are closed and look perfect. My right breast is swollen, red, and I have fevers ranging from... READ MORE

Right breast slightly red at almost 7 mos. Post op from prophylactic double mastectomy. Should I be worried? (Photo)

I have had several complications in healing with right breast resulting in tissue loss from having to be re-stitched 4 times. I noticed 2 days ago my... READ MORE

I wonder why there is such a variation in an answer? From infection/cellulitis to just watch it.

I know it is hard to assess from a picture. My PS says its a little fluid and will dissipate. He doesn't think it's infection or a reaction to the... READ MORE

What can I do to make my scar revision success? (photos)

After having issues with healing from a scar revision, we are trying again using kenalog at time of excision. Scars have been painful and red. The... READ MORE

Can my implant be infected 3 years after surgery?

I had a bilateral mastectomy and reconstruction due to brest cancer almost 3 years ago. Sunday I went to sleep and I woke up with swolen breast (left)... READ MORE

The fluid in my drains seems to be changing daily... there is now a yellow fluid on top of a pinkish red fluid inside the tubes?

Is this normal? It almost looks like how oil and vinegar settles in a bottle... the yellow fluid has the red seemingly more vicious fluid residing... READ MORE

I'm 2 days post-op bilateral masectomy. There were bright red clots the last time my drains were emptied

Im post op day2 bilateral masectomy with reconstruction. I have 2 jp drains. Last 3 time emptied them there were :bright red clots should i be alarmedNo READ MORE

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