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Nipple Healing After Surgery: White Scab

I had a breast reduction and then had implants put into both breasts to deal with asymetry. im happy overall but im noticing that the breast where the... READ MORE

Bumpy Discolored Areolas After Breast Reduction, What To Do? (photo)

I had a breast reduction just about a month ago now and I'm concerned about my areolas. They are bumpy where the stitches were and on one after... READ MORE

I had my second breast reduction 30 yrs ago, Open Wound After Breast Reduction?

I had my second breast reduction on May 14, 1st 30 yrs ago, when the surgeon took off tape after my10 day visit, I didn't notice until I got home that... READ MORE

Large Scab Covering Nipple Still After 3 Weeks of Breast Reduction, How Can I Help It Fall Faster?

I had an extensive breast reconstruction and implant surgery 3 weeks ago, after the first week of surgery my nipples scabbed and doctor explained it... READ MORE

I have a yellow scab over my open wound after breast reduction surgery. Is this something I should worry about?

I'm 6 weeks post op and have an open wound in my right breast vertical next to the aereola.. It now has a yellow crust over the wound. I try scrubbing... 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

Does this scab under my breast look infected? I had a breast reduction two weeks ago and am very concerned! (photo)

The doctor told me to peel the surgical glue off and when I did a scab came off with it. The area is warm and red... READ MORE

7 weeks post op, free nipple graft keeps scabbing and bleeding. Any suggestions?

7weeks post breast reduction, free nipple graft keeps scabbing over and then bleeds and cycle begins again, not sure what to do, going round in... READ MORE

I have yellow like skin underneath a scab from my breast reduction. Is it an infection? (Photo)

I had a scab that fell off and i looked at it and it looks yellow inside, i'm afraid that it's infected and don't know if i should go to my doctor READ MORE

Can my Areola and Nipple Be Saved After Turning Completely Black with a Hard Scab?

I had this above procedure almost 3 weeks ago. I haven't been able to rest much and have been under a lot of stress. About a week after the procedure... READ MORE

I have scabbing on nipple after breast reduction. Is this normal? (photos)

I am 6 weeks post op and my original steri-strips have just come off my nipple area. I am confused as to what this scabbing is on my right breast. Is... READ MORE

Thick scab on areola 3 months after surgery. (photos)

Hello, I had a breast reduction, lift, implant and areola reduction on December 20,2013. It is now almost been 3 months since surgery and I still have... READ MORE

Nipples are peeling and scabbing - just want to make sure it's normal. Pink meat on both (Photo)

Is this normal and how long will it take yo get normal plus one nipple is bigger then the other incisions hurt and glue is peeling w dead skin READ MORE

What Is This White Scab Under Breast? (photo)

This scab doesn't hurt or anything it just looks so different than my other breast. My other one is one straight line insicion...what is this?! Is it... READ MORE

I got a breast reduction two and a half weeks ago and some tape fell off. Should I replace it? (Photo)

I'm also wondering if that dark spot is just a scab or should I be worried about it? READ MORE

Is Betadine an appropriate treatment for a chronic wound that is finally closed and scabbed over?

I had a separation after reduction in April and infection/healing issues ever since. The first of July I was hospitalized. my surgeon referred me to... READ MORE

Is the black scab with yellowing around the edges nipple necrosis? (Photo)

My PS did not say it was dying but has me using Silverdine twice a day. More of the scab has come off since this picture was taken 2 days ago and... READ MORE

Areola scabbing/tissue issues? Should I be concerned? (Photo)

I'm at one month post-op currently from my "lollipop" reduction. The nipple stayed attached. When I was first released, there was some dark spots... READ MORE

14 days post op after breast reduction surgery. PS says I have superficial epidermolysis. Should I be concerned? (photos)

Had my 2 week follow up yesterday and was worried I had necrosis due to totally black areola and nipple on right breast and spotty blackness on left... READ MORE

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