Surgery done on March third, pain still there now back starting to hurt. Normal?
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Surgery done on March 3.............
Pain following uncomplicated breast augmentation is usually self limiting
The magnitude of pain following uncomplicated breast augmentation is related to the following; site of implant placement, tissue tightness, and implant size. Women with tight firm breasts who have submuscular breast augmentation with large implants will have often have substantially greater discomfort following surgery than a woman who may have an augmentation with modest sized implants above muscle and where her breast are not tight due to previous child birth.
The symptoms you have described are not uncommon following uncomplicated breast augmentation and is self limiting and should soon subside. Nevertheless it is important is to check with your treating surgeon to be sure that there is not an underlying problem and complication such as a hematoma giving rise to the discomfort that may require management.
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