Location: San Antonio, TX
Member since 9/7/2011


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Questions from sgcelee

Pus-filled Nipple & Areola? (photo)

PS did large breast reduction & lift on 12/5/12. Areas of areola and nipple look like they are made of pus that PS says are just scabs. Other areola (not in photo) also has... READ MORE

Why Do I Still Feel Tenderness (Extreme), Aching, Pain & Hardness 11 Weeks Post-op?

I still have fairly strong pain & tenderness 11 weeks after reduction/lift from 34E-F to a C. I had compromised blood flow w/ nipple wounds that are almost resolved. My... READ MORE

Recent comments from sgcelee

Thanks, Chibbey. I also developed an allergy to the surgical tape I was using to dress my wounds and my breast tissue got so dry and irritated and painful. Then, my skin didn't like the stitches and started trying to spit them out and... READ COMMENT

My sister had a BR and she is very pro-med and told me to keep taking the Tramadol to "stay on top of the pain." However, by day 4, I felt terrible...woozy, faint and nauseous. I thought I was having some kind of infection or... READ COMMENT

Chibbey, make sure you are in close contact with your surgeon if you are having ANY issues whatsoever. It's important that they be addressed sooner rather than later. There may not be anything to worry about but she should at least... READ COMMENT

So glad to hear all went well Chibbey! Yeah, when I woke up from my surgery, the thing I felt was very excruciating back pain (my sister said she did too when she had hers). The nurses put something in my IV and it went away almost... READ COMMENT

See this: It sometimes happens with breast reductions when the blood supply is compromised (which can happen if too much tissue is removed.) Apparently, there is a delivery system in... READ COMMENT