Location: Maryland
Member since 2/9/2013


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Discussions started by Gingerela

What kind of clothing did you wear home after surgery?

I'm not really sure what to wear home after surgery.  I'll be having my BR at an outpatient surgical center.  I'm guessing I'll be all bandaged up with two drains,... READ MORE

Recent comments from Gingerela

I had my surgery on Feb. 15 and I am still not healed properly. Both my left and right breasts had open incisions. The vertical incisions from my nipple down to the crease below the breasts opened up. For 7 weeks, they were still... READ COMMENT

I should clarify. I'm bleeding, not necessarily oozing. READ COMMENT

I'm 8 days post op today. I have some oozing right under each breast in the center where the seams come together. My steri strips are still in place, but if move my arms at all, the bleeding starts up. I've basically been completely... READ COMMENT

Wow! What a difference a day makes. I am 4 days post op and had my drains removed today. I feel 100% better. I stopped all pain meds yesterday at noon and I have been fine without them. I did take 3 Extra Strength Tylenol a half... READ COMMENT

Well this has been quite the experience. My surgery was on Friday so today I am 3 days post op. Although I spent countless hours reading this forum and others like it, and have a friend who recently had a BR, nothing really prepares... READ COMMENT