Breast Reduction Q&A
Damage + Breast Reduction
Had br surgery about a year ago, 2 months later fell ill with kidney problems. Took meds for it but the it doesn't subside. Also had an ed, bulimia... READ MORE
Breast reduction post op 1wk 4 days. Instructed by MD not to lift 5lbs or greater for 6 wks. I've ready made a habit in picking & pulling items... READ MORE
What is the Impact on Recovery (If Any), Sutures, Scar Tissue and Healing if Too Active Following BR?
I am a 41yr old female who had BR surgery 1 month ago. No complications, healthy & average BMI. Due to a miscommunication, I was back at work the... READ MORE
Part of my right areola and nipple is dark red/purple. I can't tell if this is just dried blood or possible circulation issues? Am I going to suffer... READ MORE
I Had a Breast Reduction Surgery 9 Days Ago and the Stitches Feels Very Tight. I also had a brazilian butt lift using fat from my back area. My lower... READ MORE
I went to urgent care today to get a different prescription due to headaches I was having. After that, stopped by a birthday party for 3 hours. I was... READ MORE
I have quite a bit of bruising on the bottom sides of my breast is this common. Or is it a sign of tissue damage? Will my breast start to fill in as... READ MORE
The glue the surgon put around my areoles is coming off and it's only been 5 days since the reduction. I'm calling him tomorrow to make that's okay... READ MORE
35 year old. 5'7 weighing 203lbs. 38H. Will I have tube in throat? Also will the Anchor incision keep my fullness? (Photo)
This will be 1st surgery. SCARED but I need it!! I have degenerative cervical spine w/bone spurs. What's the percentage of life threatening events... READ MORE
I had a breast reduction 3 weeks ago and today I was rear ended on my way to work. Besides my lower back aching I was wondering if anything internal... READ MORE
I am 5 days post op breast reduction and have read you are not to put your arms above your head. I didn't know this.
I am 5 days post op breast reduction and have read you are not to put your arms above your head. I didn't know this and as it hadn't been painful for... READ MORE
I'm 5 weeks post breast reduction. Last night a friend hugged me very hard squeezing my breasts. Will there be damage?
The force used was considerable and he was squeezing me so tight I couldn't push him off. I didn't feel any pain at the time but I had been drinking a... READ MORE
How damaging is it in the long run to have sutures separating around the areola after Breast Reduction?
I had delayed attachment of the areola/nipple complex due to circulation problems during my reduction. Everything was completed about a week later and... READ MORE
Hi. I am coming up to 7 months post breast reduction. I danced the night away on Saturday night wearing no bra under my outfit. However dancing with... READ MORE
I am 4 days out from surgery and have noticed a sloshing or gurgling sound, like water in a balloon when my breasts are stroked. The left is worse... READ MORE
I started jogging 3 weeks ago, once/week, wearing 3 sports bras! After my last 30-min jog 3 days ago, my left breast is tender & sore,... READ MORE
2 weeks post reduction, lift and lipo. The right side under armpit is hard, numb to touch. Could trauma cause damage? (Photo)
Surgery was on dec 21. I have been cautious with 4 kids and have carried a pillow at all times. On the 25th my 4 year old got excited opening presents... READ MORE
Hello. I am 7 weeks post-op breast reduction & in need of cardio screening soon. When may I have an Echocardiogram test performed which has been... READ MORE
3 weeks after breast up lift surgery and the whole area feels tender and is still sore to touch. I also get occasional shooting pains, and pain that... READ MORE
My doctor has assured me, along with the Medicaid standards that as long as I have referrals from a plastic surgeon and my primary doctor that they... READ MORE