Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Rejection + Breast Reconstruction
Due to a mastectomy, I had a breast implant. I have had to replace the implant 14x, my body rejects it, i get scar tissue and the breast gets very... READ MORE
Between infections and rejections, I have had three failed reconstructions. My right breast was removed due to cancer. The doctor attempted to make my... READ MORE
Can your body reject tissue expanders? Is there a formula for expansion cc's to implant size equaling final cup size? (Photo)
Dianosed with DCIS in right breast, class 3 , her2nue receptor, cancer cells removed during biopsy - elected to have bilateral masectomy with... READ MORE
I had a double mastectomy with tissue expanders in april. I went for 3 small fills of 50ml each to make me a small B cup. But over the course of the... READ MORE
My body rejected one of my expanders. Should I have the other one removed? Should I postpone the start of chemo?
I had a bilateral mastectomy 4 was ago. My left breast sutures opened up & began leaking fluids. My dr. Could see the expander and said it needs... READ MORE
My body rejected a breast expander. It was removed. Is it OK to proceed with an implant in 3 months without re-expanding?
I had breast cancer. I had 4 months of chemo. On may 6, 2016, I had a double mastectomy. I had expanders put in at that time. I had each side expanded... 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