Location: Portugal
Member since 6/22/2011


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Breast implant after 8 year old TRAM - Portugal

My reconstructed implant is still swollen. I believe it will shrink a little. I had a mastectomy with tram flap surgery with skin sparing 8 years ago. My reconstructed breast was very small and I decided to have a silicon implant. This is the result after 12 days of surgery. Hi everyone, It's almost one year since I had the implant surgery. Last April my doc wanted to perform another... READ MORE

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Breast implant after TRAM

I had a Tram 8 years ago. Besides having an abdominal bulge as result of removing the muscle, my reconstructed breast look 1/2 the size of my other breast. Last month I decided... READ MORE

Recent comments from Marshagalina

Hi Victoria, great to hear from you. We all have to keep positive to face all our challenges. H & K to Algarve. I live in Porto. Marsha READ COMMENT

Ho Bonnie, hope you are doing well and recovering. Keep us posted. h & K Matsha READ COMMENT

Hi everyone. After more than 2 years of having the implant under the tram flap, I feel great. No pain, just some itching occasionnally. Hope everyone is ok and keep all the good mood. Marshagalina READ COMMENT

Hi Megan, the swelling is still here. Today I felt quite a kind of stitching needles sensation inside my breast, but besides that, everything is fine. Thanks for reading. Marsha READ COMMENT

Hi Beverly, Finally I had may drain out today. Ten days after the surgery. My breast is still swollen, but I feel strong and confident. I hope my TRAM was not affected. The surgeon told me today that I have to massage the breast, but... READ COMMENT