Do I need a compression bra? I feel like I should have one, but my Dr didnt give me one. (photos)
Doctor Answers 1
Breast reduction and surgical bras.
Thank you for your question. The post operative bra is used mainly to hold the dressing against the breasts and to provide minimal support. Bras will not improve the operation, but they may be detrimental if too tight. In my practice, we do not use compression garments or bras for that reason. I hope you have a nice result.
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