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I Have 2 Open Wounds and Im Putting Everyday Vaseline or Triple Ointment...what else I Can Do? (photo)

I want it to heal as soon as possible.... my surgery was 3 weeks ago,,,and it happens 1 week ago. READ MORE

How Can I Speed Up the Healing of an Open Spot After Breast Reduction?

I'm 5 weeks post surgery and I have a small open spot on the incision line on my right breast. The area always has a litte bright red bleed.... READ MORE

How Long Before Skin Completely Heals After Breast Reduction?

I had a Breast reduction. I was a DDD and I am now C and I am very happy with the results thus far. I only had the surgery a week ago and was... READ MORE

What to Do for Severe Itching After Breast Reduction Surgery?

I had BR surgery 11 days ago and have been suffering from extreme itching for the last couple of days. My incisions look to be healing very nice. Most... READ MORE

Scars Splitting After Breast Reduction Surgery, What Can I Do to Speed Up Closing/Healing Process?

Had my 5-week update with surgeon. Both my breasts have split along vertical scar that runs from below breast to nipple. Surgeon said 50% of surgeries... READ MORE

How Long Does It Take for Your Breast to Heal After Breast Reduction?

I had breast reduction in January of 09, My breast are still very sore where the scars are. The stitches hurt really bad especially when I wear a bra... READ MORE

What Massage Techniques Are Useful After Having Breast Reduction Surgery?

How soon after breast reduction surgery would massage for the breasts be ok? Does this help with boold-flow and the overall healing? READ MORE

How Comfortable or Uncomfortable Are the Drains Used for Breast Reduction?

What kind of irritation can the drains from breat reduction cause? Are these put in at the time of the surgery, or post-op based on the need from an... READ MORE

Delayed wound healing

Hi all, I have a question concerning a wound. I got the BR on march 24th. (It's my second breast reduction, I had one at 15 years old) Its now... READ MORE

How Soon After Breast Reduction Can One Become Pregnant?

I am scheduled for breast reduction in a few weeks. I am now considering having another child, since I am of older maternal age I do would not want to... READ MORE

Leg Elevation During Recovery

I'm having BR & TT. Would it be a good idea to elevate my legs while I'm recovering? READ MORE

What Are Some Post-breast Reduction Exercises That Should Be Done?

What do specific exercizes help prevent or improve after breast reduction? READ MORE

How Long Does It Take for Breast Reduction to Completely Heal?

Had a BR 4 months ago. in recovery room had 2 hematomas develop on right breast. doctor went back in at that time to evacuate area. It took about 6... READ MORE

Had Wound Separation After Breast Reduction and Healing Very Slow with Infection, What Should I Do?

Im using a method called wet to dry with saline wash that was recommended by my doctor but I feel I'm healing slowly.Is there any other way to get... READ MORE

Nipple Areola Necrosis? (photo)

I wanted to get feed back as to if It looks like its healing properly, I put the silverdene on it everymorning what changes will I expect? When If... READ MORE

I Had BR Surgery and Now I Have an Open Wound/sore That Won't Heal? (photo)

I had BR surgery on 2/1/2013 in Caracas Venezuela. The stitches are find but an open wound start opening and it's been bleeding a little and it's not... READ MORE

How Long Will It Take After Breast Reduction Before I Can Wear a Regular Shirt?

Just wanting to know how long it wold be before I can lift my arms up and pull a regular shirt over my head after having a breast reduction READ MORE

My wounds has gotten bigger & not healing. Is there any reason not to have the wounds cleaned up & re-sutured?(photo)

My reduction was 5-8-14. Healed rapidly except for the top of a suture line. I'm on Actemra for RA & am concerned that my infusion will have to be... READ MORE

Anything I Can Do to Speed Up Healing Time on Breast Reduction?

Is there anything I can do to speed up my healing time after a breast reduction? Pills to take, creams to use, etc.? Or is there anything I should do... READ MORE

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