Can you have a Breast infection after bilateral mastectomy? I am 5 years post op.
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Infection can occur anytime
Pain after surgery - infection?
Do you have implants in place? If so, this could be a problem with infection or capsular contracture. Yes, infections can rarely come after certain procedures (like dental work), or stem from other distant sites of infection, and even out of the blue years after mastectomy surgery. So make sure you get checked out sooner rather than later!
Breast reconstruction and infection?
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