I had a breast augmentation like 3 weeks ago and my left breast is signifigantly larger then my right. Is this normal? Will it shrink to match the right breast?
Difference in Size of Each Breast After Breast Augmentation.
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Different Size Breasts After Surgery
Thank you for your question.
It is very difficult to answer your question accurately when I don't have any preop or post op information / photos. I would suggest that you follow up with your plastic surgeon to make sure that there are no post operative complications that may need attention.
Sonogram will pick up a seroma or a hematoma after breast augmentation.
The breasts should look symmetrical when the surgery is finished. If you were not symmetrical to begin with, that can usually be corrected. So I would take your concern seriously. It is not normal for one breast to be much more "swollen" than the other. So see your surgeon right away.
Size difference after breast augmentation
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It is quite typical to have one breast to be larger than the other at this point. It would be best to observe for another 4 to 6 weeks. If after 6 months there is persistant and noticeable asymmetry, then you may wish to consult with your surgeon about a revision surgery.
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