Separation + Breast Reconstruction Q&A
I had DIEP flap surgery 4 weeks ago, breasts are fine, some issues with the tummy incision. my incision started to separate 3 weeks later. saw my PS... READ MORE
Dehiscence of Abdominal and Breast Wounds Following Diep Flap Surgery and Possible Link to Ehlers Danlos Syndrome?
Wounds started dehiscing at 2-3 wk post op.Told to Silvadine all wounds but ab eventually had to be packed. I'm 9 wks post op.Ab wound is 3 cm... READ MORE
How often does skin separate after reconstruction? If the skin is thin, will it just separate again?
I had a unilateral mastectomy in February with delayed reconstruction. In April, an expander was placed under the muscle. After a couple months of... READ MORE