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
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 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
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 nipple inversion surgery one week ago and I've been told the swelling will go down for six months to a year. How much swelling exactly? I'm... 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