Is it normal for one of my breasts to be so tender after breast reconstruction surgery?
5 months ago
I had expanders taken out and implants put in around a month ago. My left breast, the one that did not have cancer in it, is so tender and feels more like a really bad sunburn. And sometimes feels like as if it is tingly only to the touch though. Will this go away or will I have to deal with it forever?
Doctor Answers 1
If you have a change in sensation or symptoms then it is worth being seen by your surgeon. the symptoms you describe may represent a cellulitis. Good luck.
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