Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Strattice + Breast Reconstruction
I had double mastectomies with immediate reconstruction,strattice and silicon implants 10 weeks ago.5weeks after my op the skin flaps on my right... READ MORE
2 wks ago I had mastectomy immediate implant & strattice. Im feeling v tight as he put in largest implant he could. I have got to have radiotherapy &... READ MORE
Droopy breast. Reconst. both sides. Alloderm did not work. Doc. wants to use strattice. How firm does strattice make the breast? READ MORE
I had prophylactic mastectomies about 4 years. Implant reconstruction with strattice failed because I was apparently allergic to the strattice. I want... READ MORE
4 yrs ago I had prophylactic mastectomies. Strattice was used to hold the expander Prior to my first fill the underneath of Breast had a purple spot... READ MORE
Is it safe to have Radiotherapy 3-4 weeks after a Mastectomy with immediate Implants & Strattice Mesh?
I had my mastectomy with immediate silicone implants & strattice mesh exactly 2wks ago today. I have been told I need 3 wks of radiotherapy. Planning... READ MORE
4 years ago I had prophy. mastectomies. I had expanders placed with strattice and I had a very bad reaction. Expanders had to be removed and the... READ MORE
I had a double mastectomy with implant and strattice. On the side where I had radiotherapy I have developed CC. I'm trying to find out where I can get... READ MORE
I would like to know if I am a good candidate for Strattice and if any research is being done to prevent CC?
I had a double mastectomy in 2001 (BRCA gene). Developed CC after surgery (in right breast-silicone implants). Had a capsulectomy and used saline.... READ MORE
In 2002 I had bilateral mastectomy/tram flap reconstruction. Strattice used in abdomen. I have scarring & infection. What to do?
In September of 2012 the mesh began to seperate. I know have terrible scaring, pits and mesh continuing to cause infections and coming out in various... READ MORE
My surgeon gave me the largest Implants possible, they're rock hard & don't move. Will they ever move or go softer? (photos)
(Im having other side tubular breast uplifted & implant in in 6mths time) I had a mastectomy with immediate implant & strattice mesh. My surgeon... READ MORE
I'm allergic to a lot and have weird sensitivities. I was allergic to strattice and my implant reconstruction falled 4 years ago. I'm too thin for... READ MORE