Is it normal for breasts to still itch 9 months after surgery?
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Dry, itchy, sensitive nipples 9 months post surgery.
Of course you need to ask this question of your treating plastic surgeon. In my experience at 9 months most changes in sensation have improved significantly. Improvement in altered sensation can occur up to a year and occasionally even longer after surgery. Do you find your symptoms improving over time?
In regards to your dry skin, treating it aggressively with a good moisturizer like Eucerin or Cetaphil, etc. should help. Also, to break the cycle of itching, some over the counter strength hydrocortisone lotion might be beneficial.
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