19th day post op Breast lift and augmentation, I have a heat itching feeling. Any suggestions?

Had a breast lift and augmentation today is 19th day post surgery silicon implant right of 270 cc left 300 cc 3 days a go redness spots itching feeling heat around the breast away from the stitches "my stitches are around tge nipple and under the breast but it's unbearable feeling

Doctor Answers 2

Post Breast Lift + Augmentation Concerns

Hi, thank you for your question. If you are still wearing a compression garment, it is possible you have an allergy to the fabric or you may have an infection. It is in your best interest to schedule a follow up appointment with your plastic surgeon to be sure. I hope you get relief soon!

Raleigh-Durham Plastic Surgeon
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Itching and redness

I think that if you have new onset redness around your incisions, you need to be seen to make sure you do not have an infection. 

Steven Wallach, MD
New York Plastic Surgeon
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