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Should I Wait Until my Breast Are Removed to Return to Work?

I have a tissue expander in left chest, i am going for my third fill today. Should i wait until breast expander to be removed before i return to work?... READ MORE

Breast reconstruction 6 months after radiation? (Photos)

I had a skin sparing mastectomy March of 2015. Chemo and radiation finishing in December 2015. If I have expanders, what is the hospital stay and... READ MORE

How soon can I go back to work after a non reconstruction mastectomy?

My job is scanning documents. I sit in a chair and place documents on a large format scanner to my left. It does not involve lifting heavy boxes. Can... READ MORE

What would your return to work recommendations be?

Bi-mastectomy 2 yrs ago, with skin removal. Skin was so tight the stitches pulled apart leaving 2" wide scars. Now TE's implanted with scars removed.... READ MORE

Post mastectomy expander exchange with mastopexy of other breast. Expected recovery time? (Photo)

I am 56 years old and had unilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction with expanders. I am now scheduled for expander exchange with silicone... READ MORE

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