One breast up and one breast down, it is 1week post surgery now & I felt one implant drop. Implants replaced 1week ago (Photo)
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Asymmetry Concern 1 Week Post Breast Revision
It is still quite early into your healing and it's not uncommon for #asymmetry as each breast heal quite differently. One breast may swell more, feel more uncomfortable, or have a different initial shape. After complete #healing, they will be more similar and natural.
#Healing will continue for 2-3 months following your #Augmentation #Mastopexy procedure. There may be some swelling, bruising, malposition, color differences. Sensation will be abnormal. Scars will also be changing.
But, it can be up to one year see your final result. Your doctor may require you to move or massage the implants within the breast pockets during the #postoperative period. #Textured implants do not require breast massage. You will be informed about this at your post-operative visit.
You must have patience, but if there are any causes of concern, ask questions of the doctor or the nursing staff.
I understand it is very unnerving to see results such as this after you have just undergone a major procedure, but I recommend patience as it has only been one week since surgery. The appearance will change considerably in the next few months, and only then can it be determined if anything needs to be done for correction. Please be patient and allow your breasts to settle and heal. It is not a good time to perform a revision now regardless, so I recommend patience and continual contact and conversation with your surgeon. Hope that helps and have a Happy Holiday!
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