What is happening around my Areola?
I am 20 days post capsular contraction revision. Raised area around areola. (photo)
Doctor Answers 2
Possible infection after breast implant surgery.
An accurate diagnosis cannot be made on a photograph but it is fair to say that it would be appropriate to have your surgeon examine this area. It has the appearance of a reaction to a suture and there is no obvious infection but in the face of an underlying implant it would be wise to have this ruled out.
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