Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Shape + Breast Reconstruction
Natrelle/Allergan 410 Shaped Vs. Sientra Shaped/Which Implant Is Better For Breast Reconstruction Appearance And Feel?
The Natrelle 410 seems to have a better shape but it is feels more firm than the Sientra. But the Sientra seems to fold and ripple more easily than... READ MORE
I'm 25, and was diagnosed with breast cancer. I have the BRCA2 mutation, and am having a double mastectomy. First, will I be able to increase my cup... READ MORE
I was wondering if you had to decide at the time of the mastectomy with immediate placement of tissue expanders what shape implant you want. Does the... READ MORE
With respect to implants used for reconstruction I have been told that implants just add size NOT shape so where or how do I control the shape of... READ MORE
3 months ago I had a bilateral mastectomy with reconstruction I ended up with two different shapes and sizes They are hard and Un comfortable. Can I... READ MORE
1 year ago I have a flap done and unfortunately had a blood clot 1 week later which had to be removed then and infection which caused the implant to... READ MORE
I've read cases where certain patients were eligible for silicone implants under the age of 22 due to reconstructive purposes and I'm wondering if... READ MORE
Diagnosed with stage 2 breast cancer had bilateral mastectomy and reconstruction done in 2015. tram flap to both breast, but one of the breast clotted... READ MORE
2 years ago I had preventive breast mastectomy with implants done. Recently I have noticed my right breast implant is moving and changes shape. I want... READ MORE
Just had double mastectomy with immediate reconstruction (about 6 weeks), my implants was placed above muscle.
Should I continue to massage my implants, I've been massaging for 4 weeks (2x per)? I noticed it has dropped considerably, worrying about bottoming... READ MORE
Bilat mastectomy for IBC in Jan. Expanders were placed and filled to 240 cc immediately. I had one fill 2 wks later which put me at 300 cc. Expander... READ MORE