Breast Reduction Q&A
Scar Tissue + Breast Reduction
Hello! I had a breast reduction in 2006, from a HHH, (that the surgeon said was much bigger to a DD) I never had very painful scars until about a... READ MORE
Is reduction revision surgery what is needed for eliminating hard scar tissue inside of a breast? (photo)
I have hardened scar tissue in both breasts, where there was necrosis during the healing process, after a breast reduction. These knots make self... READ MORE
I am thinking about getting a breast reduction. I'm worried about the likelihood or chance of having pain later in life from scar tissue. ive been... READ MORE
My breast reduction surgery was july 14, 2014. I have some really hard ball like knots around my nipple area and underneath my breast. Is this scar... READ MORE
Will breast reduction surgery cause internal scar tissue that can be mistaken for breast cancer during mammograms?
I am a candidate for reduction mammoplasty. It's determined I have a higher than normal risk for breast cancer due to family history. My doctor would... READ MORE
Lump along incision line after breast reduction. Is this possibly an undissolved stitch or scar tissue? (Photo)
I'm a little over 8 months post op. I noticed today a lump along my incision line - its not hard, but its not soft either, if that makes sense. I... READ MORE
Allergic Reaction to Medical Tape After Areola Reduction Suggery and Liposuction, Will this Affect the Scars?
Hello and happy new year to all, Well, 10 weeks ago I had liposuction of the left breast and areola size reduction. The areola formed scab at certain... READ MORE
I have 2nd breast reduction 6 months ago. Both breasts have scar tissue, however, right breast tissue consists of one large abnormal shaped hard lump.... READ MORE
I have breast pain, mostly under my nipples, 2 years after Breast Reduction. Could this be scar tissue?
HiI had breast reduction surgery 2 years ago next month. In the past couple of weeks I am having dull pain and mainly tenderness in both my... READ MORE
What medication should be taken after a breast reduction? Some companies offer scar reduction and healing sheets, do these really work? How many weeks... READ MORE
I am a little over 1 year post op. and have found a hard painful knot in my left breast.Could this be scar tissue this far after surgery? READ MORE
I had a breast reduction 6 months ago and went from a HH to a D. I love the way my right breast looks, but not my left. The areola is a different size... READ MORE
Mixed race (black/white) used to be 185lbs,5ft 7in.Suffering from extreme back pain.Am now considering breast reduction after losing 10kl(about... READ MORE
My PS will give me a touch up procedure to remove some skin of my left breast. Hopefully, both of my breasts will look more similar. I had Monocryl... READ MORE
I'm a DDD cup size hoping to go down to a C cup. Want to know if my scars will be visible in a bikini? I'm a model and I'm hoping all my scars are... READ MORE
Gynecomastia 3 mths post-op ,scar tissue & swelling, can any doctors comment on my results and if there are solutions?(Photo)
I'd like to give a quick synopsis of my post-op journey. (started with pretty mild gyno) Week 1 - the results were incredible, great contouring Weeks... READ MORE
I am 24 days post Breast Reduction and Tummy Tuck. When can I start to massage my scar tissue? (photos)
I'm healing well, post op 24 days ago- stitches all out. When n wat area to get massaged / cream or oil. I had breast Reduction/ tummy tuck n some... READ MORE
I was wondering how many others have had to go back and have one breast reduced to match the other breast after surgery. My left breast is a cup size... READ MORE
I feel a hard spot which I believe it's scar tissue around the nipple under the skin after my breast reduction. Is this common?
I feel a hard spot which I believe it's scar tissue around the nipple area under the skin after my breast reduction in April, is this common and how... READ MORE