Second Breast Augmentation, bleeding slightly, will I be okay from infection?
1 year ago
Hi I had new implants two weeks ago, everything is great apart from I sneezed yesturday and it hurt and now today I have just got out the shower and where my stitches are it is bleeding slightly, bright red, it's leaving about size of pea on the gauze, is this ok, I have to go back to work tomorrow and I'm now worried, so I have now finished my antibiotics, will I be ok from infection?.
Doctor Answers 2
Best to reach out to your surgeon and let them know what is going on. Could be nothing to worry about, might be something significant.
You may have just torn a suture and it is now oozing slightly. This should stop. Unless the wound is wide open, this probably does not increase your chance of infection to the implant.
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