Member since 1/5/2014


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Reviews & Stories

Reconstruction Following Mastectomy - Boston, MA

Decided to go through with reconstruction following mastectomy. Due to some pre existing medical issues, I was not a candidate for TRAM flap, so went with the expander and silicone implant on one side with breast reduction and lift on my healthy breast. The transition has been very difficult for me, mostly the cosmetic " look" of my surgical breast. I went from a DDD naturally to a C or... READ MORE

Discussions started by Nanamama

Shortness of breath following implant

Implants 6 months ago following breast  cancer.  Put on Tamoxafin four months ago, at first everything was fine, but Two months ago, I began having severe shortness... READ MORE

Recent comments from Nanamama

Made an appointment with a new PS next month. I am just looking for someone who will give me hope that I can get a better result. We shall see. Thanks for the support. READ COMMENT

Ps. They look so much better now! Good for you! READ COMMENT

I too, have several unacceptable conditions one year post mastectomy and reconstruction. My right breast had a reduction and lift, my nipple, although,y real nipple, has no sensation, lays flat constantly and the scar underneath the... READ COMMENT

Implants 6 months ago following breast implants. Two months ago, I began having severe shortness of breath, sweating, extreme fatigue, joint pain, and cough. tests for blood clot were negati e? Doctor thought it was the Tamoxafin so... READ COMMENT

I had the fat grafting about four months post implant. I received liposuction on my lower belly and the fat was transferred to my breast. At first my surgical breast with the fat graft was larger than my right breast, but my ps said... READ COMMENT