Sensation Loss + Breast Reconstruction

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Does a Reconstructed Breast Feel Different?

What kind of sensation can be expected to return to the newly reconstructed area following breast reconstruction surgery? READ MORE

Alloderm infection after surgery, softening of the breasts after bilateral nipple sparing mastectomy and sensation (Photo)

1) if the alloderm is going to get infected after reconstructive surgery for breast cancer, how soon after the surgery is it typical for the infection... READ MORE

Is it possible to somehow improve my odds of regaining sensation after Mastectomy?

I understand that I'll never regain the sensation I had before the tissue removal. But is there anything I can do to make the odds of regaining at... READ MORE

I'm 38 and had double mastectomy after being told I had the BRCA GENE. I am not happy with my results. What can I do? (Photo)

I am no longer confident, outgoing, or care for the social life. Am I being unreasonable? Does the photos below reflect other double mascetomy... READ MORE

Are there any studies/evidence connecting acupuncture with regaining sensation lost after mastectomy?

I have an appt coming up with an acupuncturist to try to regain some sensation in my chest after prophylactic mastectomy 9 months ago. I currently... READ MORE

Breast reduction failed, had a reconstructive surgery and they still aren't right and have lost close to all feeling

I got a breast reduction in May of 2013, and immediately knew something wasn't right. They were different sizes, the right nipple was misplaced and... READ MORE

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