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... I know your question was already answered but I too had major swelling after my breast reduction. It was 2 years ago when I was 15. ... (4 replies)
... i am coming up to 2 weeks post op. i went from a 32G to hopefully a D cup. ... (4 replies)
... I had my BR in 2002. One thing that I would highly recommend is to drink a lot of water the week after surgery to get the anesthesia out of your system. (Also, to prevent getting a fever.) My scars are white lines except for one small line that is reddish. It was painful the first two nights after surgery trying to lift my arms. I had to have someone else brush my teeth for... (2 replies)

... I had my BR about 4 years ago, and believe it on not, details fade, but will relay what I do remember -Swelling - every doctor has his own way of handling swelling, mine suggested icepacks, but listen to your Doc. I had a very easy time with my BR, drains removed after 1 week and bandages changed at same time, then went into sprots bras with no wires. One suggestion -... (2 replies)
... I'm having a BR done in a couple of weeks. I'm trying to plan for my after care and wondering what I need to do. How do you manage the swelling? I'm assuming lots of ice packs? WHat worked best for some of you? How long is it until you can comfortably lift you arms or lift anything with any weight? I know you have a surgical bra of some sort that is worn for a little while,... (2 replies)
... lbs from my front.. WOW! what a difference......I just have your usual bruising, and swelling but that will all go away with time...Anyway just wanted to let everyone know. ... (4 replies)
... Hi, Yes, I just had a breast reduction two weeks ago and am extremely pleased with the results so far. I'm healing up okay. ... (2 replies)
Breast Reduction
Nov 4, 2005
... ecover. My doctor wouldn't give me a full release to go back til then because of my job requirements. I'm still tender, especially the nipple area. I've got some swelling under the arms still. There are days the incision areas itch like crazy. ... (14 replies)
Breast Reduction
Oct 7, 2005
... I too am 3 weeks post op and doing well. I have the same diarrhea issues but somehow think it is related to the fluid in the breasts being resorbed and expelled by my body. ... (14 replies)
Breast Reduction
Oct 3, 2005
... op now. Most of the swelling has gone down. Most of the swelling is on the sides, under my arms. I'm not exactly sure what size I am yet, but I think I went down to a B, maybe small C. ... (14 replies)
Breast reduction
May 31, 2004
... I am today- (day 5) post op from a BR and TT. FOR ME- as I cannot speak for someone else's pain tolerance- there is pressure around the top of my breasts from swelling- like when they were first growing as a teen- it is annoying more than painful- and the stitches under my left get irritated when I use my arm too often. Ice packs help a lot. Very minimal bruising. Woke up in... (25 replies)




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