Milk or infection? I had a breast lift with implants July the 1st (mentor, 300ccs , over the muscle and high profile) (photos)

I'm currently 18 days post op and my right breast is discharging a white liquid.I had a baby 16 months ago,I stop breast feeding since April2015 I had major pain Friday after driving my arms started developing numbness while sleeping. Sunday night major pain that I had to sleep and take Tylenol and today mild to moderate pain and the discharge didn't hurt at all.I called my surgeon office and they said it was normal.. I just need more feedback.

Doctor Answers 2

Milk or Infection

Lactation following surgery is rare, but can happen.  If this continues, please see your plastic surgeon for an exam and possbile medical testing.

Milk or Infection

{{ voteCount >= 0 ? '+' + (voteCount + 1) : (voteCount + 1) }}
Lactation following surgery is rare, but can happen.  If this continues, please see your plastic surgeon for an exam and possbile medical testing.

Milk or infection? I had a breast lift with implants July the 1st (mentor, 300ccs , over the muscle and high profile)

This lactation following surgery of the breast though rare does occur. There are medications to help stop this see your GYN if your ? boarded PS? does not want to provide aid. Please check with the DOH ( Dept of Health for State of FL) the qualifications of any doctor before having surgery.

Milk or infection? I had a breast lift with implants July the 1st (mentor, 300ccs , over the muscle and high profile)

{{ voteCount >= 0 ? '+' + (voteCount + 1) : (voteCount + 1) }}

This lactation following surgery of the breast though rare does occur. There are medications to help stop this see your GYN if your ? boarded PS? does not want to provide aid. Please check with the DOH ( Dept of Health for State of FL) the qualifications of any doctor before having surgery.

These answers are for educational purposes and should not be relied upon as a substitute for medical advice you may receive from your physician. If you have a medical emergency, please call 911. These answers do not constitute or initiate a patient/doctor relationship.