Stitches + Nipple Surgery Q&A
6 Weeks After Free Nipple Graft, There are Holes that Have Opened that are Leaking a Little, Should I be Concerned?
FNG 6 weeks, no bolsters, criss/cross stiches instead, looks great, pink etc., but last week 2 or 3 teeny holes have opened in nipple or areola area,... READ MORE
I had an areola reduction 7 years decreasing areolas to 4.5cm (using not permanent stitches). Sadly, due to weight gain they increased to 8cm so I a... READ MORE
Hi. I did a breast augmentation and areola reduction 2 weeks ago. Scars are healing quiet well but I can see few white color treads coming out from... READ MORE
I had my stitches removed about 2 weeks ago,i had a small scab, when it fell off i noticed the stitch i grabbed some tweezers an pulled about 2inches... READ MORE
Thank you for the answer. Continuing with case (www.realself.com/question/aerola-reduction-surgery-problems). I have further comments. There... READ MORE
Spitting stitches after areola revision and doctor cut and removed part of the permanent periareolar pursestring stitches.
Areolas revised in Texas. Trouble healing in a few spots. I live in California, saw a local PS to help remove the dissolvable stitching in the trouble... READ MORE
I have small breasts (a 32b) but large areolas. I had an areola reduction on January 12 and in just one month my areolas have stretched back to their... READ MORE
I was recently told that I have breast ptosis. I also think that a lot of my breast tissue is being pushed through my areola which has grown very... READ MORE
Is it REALLY necessary to use permanent stitches when someone is getting only a SLIGHT areola reduction? (photo)
I'm an athlete naturally thin and very flat chested barely an A cup. I don't have HUGE areolas but I would love to have them made slightly smaller to... READ MORE
I had areola reduction surgery 10 months ago and the stitches are still in the scar causing it to be raised. Why was the stitches left in there? And... READ MORE
Areola reduction 6 weeks ago. The doctor left a polypropylene stitch buried to support the healing. Stitches started to hurt but the doctor had left... READ MORE
I just had both inverted nipples fixed on Friday! I left with both nipples in a plastic tube to which are stitched to keep my nipples up. How the heck... READ MORE
I had mass removed from under the nipple 2 days ago. The mass was pulling my nipple inverted so stich was put in to keep the nipple out. Looks like... READ MORE
I got my third and fourth nipples removed just under a month ago now by a biopsy and stitches. I'm now left with 2 small red circles, which pretty... READ MORE
Will my areola likely stretch back to its original size after areola reduction using dissolvable stitches?
I had an areola reduction performed 3 months ago, taking them from 7cm to 4cm. I asked the surgeon at my consultation about permanent or dissolvable... READ MORE
I had a tram flap with groin nipple reconstruction in 2004. Since then I have issues with tiny pours that fester and turn red at the site where the... READ MORE