Pain at left nipple radiates to elbow.

I am 8-months post op with silicone implants. My left nipple is still very sensitive and the breast is somewhat numb on the lower half to the incision; pain/burn radiates to my left armpit. Within the last couple of months, I am experiencing a dull, uncomfortable "numbness" that travels down the underside of my arm to my elbow. It is not excruciating, and I know that the nerves can take months to regenerate. My concern is with the numbness and slight pain to my elbow. Is this "normal"?

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Post Op Nerve Issues

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I'm sorry to hear about your discomfort. I recommend that you be seen for assessment in person as it would be difficult to advise you through this form without an in-person exam.
All the best

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