Will Breasts Fill out More As They Heal from Implant Surgery?

I am 5 wks post op, and they are only a full b wanted a full c, i am 5'7" 136lbs pre op A.  wanted full C Dr. used 350 salin filled to 380. they are flat in center chest no definition, will this be my final look? I am not happy at all!

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I am not sure why you are so flat perhaps your implants have ruptured given those size implants in someone with a small frame

Will Breasts Fill out More As They Heal from Implant Surgery

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The stats say that this implant would make you a C cup. Having said that you are not. As the result matures, you will likely achieve more lower pole fullness and less upper pole fullness with a slight decrease in size as the swelling resolves.

Otto Joseph Placik, MD
Chicago Plastic Surgeon
4.9 out of 5 stars 86 reviews

Disappointing Breast Augmentation Result

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A 380 cc saline breast implant SHOULD have given you a C bra cup size breast. A photograph would have been very helpful. I cannot explain why your breasts are flat and lack definition after placing this size breast implants unless you had a constricted breast deformity.

Peter A. Aldea, MD
Memphis Plastic Surgeon

Implants and size

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Usually an implant of that size would put you into a C or larger.  Are you sure the back size has been measured correctly?

Steven Wallach, MD
New York Plastic Surgeon
4.2 out of 5 stars 30 reviews

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