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Breast Reduction Post Op Wound Dehiscence - What Can I Do?

I am so scared.I had a breast reduct. 1 week ago.I was a 34F & asked to be a small D.The surgeon did a superior medial technique.I have a lollipop... READ MORE

What Else Can I Do to Improve an Open Incision Under My Left Breast from Breast Reduction? (photo)

I am almost 4 weeks post op BR and I have a opening under my left breast. My PS has advised me to use xerform petroleum dressing. I have read alot of... READ MORE

Lollipop breast reduction, day 10. Yellowish substance forming over an open area. Could it be infected? (photo)

I had a "lollipop" breast reduction 10 days ago and had some sutures removed 1 week post op. About 2 days ago I noticed the stitches under my right... READ MORE

I Am 7 Months Post Op from a Breast Reduction and Have a 1" Area that Won't Close?

I am 7 months post op of a breast reduction. I have about a one inch area that is real thin skin and needle head size hole that will not close and... READ MORE

Does this incision need more attention? (Photo)

My incision on my left breast has opened alot in the last three weeks since my breast reduction a month ago, September 15th, my surgeon told me to... READ MORE

Breast Reduction Few Weeks After Incisions Opened Up?

A few weeks after my breast reduction surgery the vertical incisions (both sides) opened up. The dr said there was nothing he could do and that they... READ MORE

Should I be worried? (Photo)

I had a breast reduction on Jan 13. 2 weeks ago my sutures were removed. Ever since my incision has opened up at the bottom of the T incision. I went... READ MORE

Why is the open spot not healing one month post surgery?

I had my BR on 6/10/2014. I have open spot on my right breast just below nipple area. my surgeon told me its normal and will heal. He gave me a cream... READ MORE

Will silverdene help heal an open incision after breast reduction? (Photo)

I have a picture of a open incision on my left breast, my surgeon told me to keep silverdene on the wound and I keep it covered with a breast pad but... READ MORE

Incisions not completely closed. Can I apply new steri strips? (Photo)

I am 20 days post BR. My ps told me that the steri strips could be removed at 3 weeks so I removed yesterday -- I took off in the shower since they... READ MORE

7 weeks post-op. The incision was starting to open and I could feel a suture. Dr said it was fine and never removed it (Photo)

I am going on vacation in 3 weeks with my husband. First vacation alone to with out kids in 4 years and I will be spending a lot of time in a pool and... READ MORE

Is this opening normal after a breast reduction? (Photo)

I've noticed this strange spot under my breast where the lines meet. It feet gooey a little bit and is making me nervous. Any thoughts? It doesn't... READ MORE

I'm 11 days post breast reduction and over the weekend my incision pulled apart at the T incision. What should I do?

I know this is common but with it being Sunday, I nervous now before I can get my doctor on the phone. READ MORE

Breast has developed a sore 5 months post breast reduction / silicone implant / lift surgery. (photos)

I just got home from vacation & noticed an open sore underneath my left nipple. Seeping a little blood mixed with other clear liquid. I have never... READ MORE

Why do I have open sores after breast reduction 4 weeks post op? (photo)

I had a breast reduction and currently 4 weeks post op. Over the past 2 weeks I have developed 6 open sores that have now became infected. My surgeon... READ MORE

Why do incisions open up?

I have a 2 nd consult with ps. In first consult she said I have thin skin. 66 yrs old not on hormones. Does thin skin cause wound healing issues ?... READ MORE

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