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... My wife had similar experience. It is common to have major swelling after breast reduction and it will last for seven or eight weeks following the surgery. ... (1 replies)
... I had my breast reduction 9 days ago. It was a snap. I have had absolutly no pain whatsoever. Other than moving a little slower its been great. ... (4 replies)
... Hi.. I was just wondering if anyone can tell me how long it typically takes for the swelling and such to completely go down after a breast reduction... I had my reduction back on March 30....is it normal to still have some swelling? ... (0 replies)

... I had a lumpectomy and a breast reduction 7 days ago. My boobs were swollen but tolerable the first couple days. But after day 5 when the drains came out out they have swollen larger and got more sore. My bruises are almost gone. ... (1 replies)
... I had a breast reduction three weeks ago and wanted to go from a D to a B, but I am still a D. I am hoping that it is just swelling... ... (1 replies)
... and bruising is starting to appear now that wasn't there from the start.. just wondering if anyone else has experienced this swelling after about 2 weeks and if so how long does it take to subside? ... (4 replies)
Breast Reduction
Sep 3, 2005
... I was able to go back to work after two weeks - not as much weight lifting required and I was sore, but did ok. Swelling is different for everyone, after about 3 weeks I wasn't really swollen but the incisions were sore and I had to be really careful to wear a soft bra - Hope this helps! (14 replies)
Breast Reduction
Aug 20, 2005
... I'm having breast reduction surgery done on Sept 13. ... (14 replies)
... 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)
... 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)
... inflammatory device that has been used for multiple medical conditions from facial surgery recovery to plantar fasciitis. It helps reduce swelling and inflammation through the use of pulsed electromagnetic fields contained in either a patch design or a loop configurations. ... (9 replies)
... I had mine done it's been a few years now but I remember doing just what you are always looking and thinging they was getting bigger. I even complained to the dr. He said they would swell they might not one day but the next be swollen and look bigger up to 6 months after. Still my right one will swell sometimes nothing major or anything but I can tell. (1 replies)
... Thanks MinMin, I'm glad my surgery turned out successful as well. I actually wasn't nervous until the day of my surgery. I didn't rest well the night before and was up way before my surgery time. Anxiety is understandable though. I calmed down once I finally made it there and got in my hospital bed. Everything will go fine. The procedure has evolved so much that's it... (12 replies)
Breast Reduction
Oct 7, 2005
... 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. My swelling is also under the arms but has gone down quite a bit. ... (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
Sep 9, 2005
... to a C, so they tell me. I'm just hoping that they will be "Normal" looking after all of this. No more sags. ... (14 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. ... (2 replies)
... 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. ... (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? ... (2 replies)
... I too feel like I am bigger than immediatley after surgery so it must be swelling. ... (4 replies)




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