I had a bilateral mastectomy 6 weeks ago. Last night while sleeping, I awoke with severe pain under my right arm. I think I jerked my arm in my sleep. Feels like a torn muscle....
Also, heat and gentle massage help a lot!
I had a bilateral mastectomy on 11/12/12, with expanders put in immediately. They are irritating and uncomfortable, like plastic plates are trying to escape from my sides. However, after 5-6 weeks, the irritation really lessens. ...