I am 2 weeks post op, 450cc mentor implants and I got it dual plane. Swelling & pain; what could be causing this? (Photo)
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Breast Implants/Breast Augmentation/Anatomic Gummy Bear Implants/ Silicone Implants/Breast Implant Revision Surgery
I appreciate your question.
Since there has been a change in your post op course, please contact your surgeon so he/she can examine you and recommend the most appropriate treatment plan at this time.
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!
Board Certified Plastic Surgeon
Director-Beverly Hills Breast and Body Institute
I am 2 weeks post op, 450cc mentor implants and I got it dual plane. Swelling & pain; what could be causing this?
I'm sorry to hear about the problem you are experiencing. Based on your description and photograph, I would be concerned that there is a problem with bleeding (hematoma) on your right side. Best to follow up with your plastic surgeon ASAP for evaluation. Best wishes.
Possible late hematoma
At 2 weeks postop you are still at risk of getting a hematoma if your heart rate and blood pressure get too high and a blood vessel springs a leak. Since this sounds like a NEW change, this is more likely than just routine postop swelling and needs rapid evaluation by your plastic surgeon.
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