Member since 8/19/2012


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3weeks Post Brachioplasty - Portland, OR

After 3 weeks still need pain meds once or twice a day. Have strange swelling above each elbow -2 areas divided by dark line (looks like a bruise between small swellings on each side!) tape still on one side - other is free of tape. Have worn compression top since surgery.arms look good - just concerned with swelling. Seeing doctor tomorrow.Really hope I can get the ok to wear... READ MORE

Recent comments from Pdxdame

Your explanation of your arm lift surgery was great ! I had this done on August 1st and wish I had your gift for describing my experience. The only problem I have is some swelling above both elbows and very HARD tissue inside my... READ COMMENT

Did you experience any loss of circulation in one or both arms at 9 weeks? I am having some in my left arm ????Thanks!P.S Hows the tape working?? READ COMMENT

Going into week 9 and arms feel hard inside - nerves feel strange at times- back of arms - still numb--scar great on left side -not as good on right.Under armpit is very red still.There is some edema still around elbow area and... READ COMMENT

I must reserve judgement until swelling goes down . Third week and I feel there is light at the end of the tunnel!! READ COMMENT

Wow you are brave, Did you have any numbness at 3 weeks? Thanks for comments. READ COMMENT