Breast reconstruction after surgery in 2009. Have had episodes of pink, hot, swelling, fever, pain. Any opinions?

Doctor Answers 1

Go see your doctor

The synptoms you are having may indicate an infection or something worse.  It would be best for you to be seen by a plastic surgeon who does breast reconstruction.  Otherwise get yourself to the emergency room to be evaluated.

Go see your doctor

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The synptoms you are having may indicate an infection or something worse.  It would be best for you to be seen by a plastic surgeon who does breast reconstruction.  Otherwise get yourself to the emergency room to be evaluated.

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