What is the best way to protect side pockets from opening and lower pole from closing? Position of sleeping and what sports bra?
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I think that you should contact your surgeon to find out his preference for post-operative instructions. Best of luck.
Need to Ask your surgeon
This question really needs to be answered by your surgeon. Based on what was done, some areas need to be protected from gravity and other areas may need to have gravity help the healing process. Sometimes different bras, straps, or tape is necessary. Your surgeon will instruct you. Best of luck.
Breast implant revision - how to maintain the surgical result
Thank you for asking about your breast implant revision.
- I understand your anxiety but the only person who should advise you is your own surgeon.
- Your surgeon may want to see you - or to have you adjust the bra.
- But what keeps the side pockets closed is the sutures your surgeon uses and not having an implant that is too big for your chest - these will press through the sutures to make space for themselves.
Always consult a Board Certified Plastic Surgeon. Best wishes. Elizabeth Morgan MD PHD FACS
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