Sharp pain under ribs on left side. Is this strange?
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Pain after breast augmentation
Thanks for posting your question. I am happy to try and help you. It is important to remember that a board certified plastic surgeon will be your best resource when it comes to an accurate assessment of your situation, and concerns.
Having said that, I am sorry to learn about your pain. It seems like you are having some nerve pain and maybe some muscle spasm. Sometimes after the surgery the patient does not move around a lot and things start to get tight and stiff. When this happens, there can be some aches. So really work on moving around, lifting your arms up and move the arms around. As for the positional pain, it could be nerve related and when the breast implants slides and hits the nerve it can cause a shooting pain towards your breast or even into your back. So do not worry, all of these pains will go away. If you feel something is wrong, you should absolutely call your PS.
I hope you found this helpful. As always ask your PS first about any questions. Have a great day.
Chest Pain Post Breast Augmentation
Sub muscular breast implants can create chest wall pain for several weeks after the procedure.
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Breast augmentation post op, some advices:
At this point of your post op is normal to have swelling and pain.
In my practice, after performing a Breast Augmentation I recommend to my patients to limit the movement of the arms for two weeks. After that, you can move your arms taking care and always with common sense.
In this regard, it's not advisable to carry heavy weights to prevent the implant out of position, and allow the formation of the physiological capsule around the implant, also to avoid pain and breast swelling.
Dr, Emmanuel Mallol Cotes.-
Pain under ribs after breast augmentation
I appreciate your question.
Sounds like you might be experiencing some muscle spasms. Please do follow up with your Surgeon so he/she can examine you and recommend appropriate treatment plan.
The best way to assess and give true advice would be an in-person exam.
Please see a board-certified plastic surgeon that specializes in aesthetic and restorative breast surgery.
best of luck!
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Sharp pain under ribs on left side.
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