Large Heavy Breasts

Neck, Shoulder and Back Pain from Large Heavy Breasts

Neck, Shoulder or Back Pain from Large Heavy Breasts? – Breast Reduction Surgery may help Extremely large heavy breasts can cause problems ranging from muscle pain to skin inflammation. Abnormally large breasts (also called macromastia) is a medical condition that can strain your muscles and cause pain in your shoulders, neck, and back. So, is there
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breast ptosis

Sagging or Drooping Breasts? – Solutions for Breast Ptosis

Surgical Solutions for Sagging or Drooping Breasts? – Understanding Breast Ptosis One of the most common problems that women suffer from as they age is breast ptosis (also known as breast drooping). This is when your breasts become saggy and lose their normal position and “perkiness” after pregnancy or weight loss. If you have droopy
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Smoking and Cosmetic Surgery

Smoking and Cosmetic Surgery: Impact of Smoking on your results

Smoking and Cosmetic Surgery – The impact of smoking on Plastic Surgery Smoking before or after Cosmetic Surgery is a really bad idea. The adverse effect of smoking is not limited to the respiratory system, its restriction of bloodflow effects and carcinogenic impact can have widespread effects when you are recovering. With regards to cosmetic
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Packing for Hospital

Packing for Hospital for Major Cosmetic Surgery

  Dr Carmen’s Guide to Packing for Hospital Stay What do I need to take for a Hospital stay for major cosmetic surgery? The big day is fast approaching – very exciting times ahead! To ensure a comfortable hospital stay and a smooth recovery here are the BEST tips for packing for hospital. The best
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implant ruptured

Symptoms of Breast Implant Rupture

  How do I know if I have ruptured my breast implant? Breast implants usually last a lifetime without causing any problems. Nevertheless, saline or silicone implants may sustain a tear or a hole due to a number of reasons, and the material then leaks out to surrounding breast tissue. This is called “breast implant
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Textured Breast Implants UPDATE – Suspended by TGA

  TGA Suspends Sale of Textured Breast Implants in Australia over concerns about BIA-ALCL TGA moves to finalise the decision on the sale of textured implants in Australia The TGA announced on Thursday 11th July 2019 that it had completed its review and laboratory assessment of textured breast implants on the Australian market. As the
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What is BIA-ALCL?

  BIA-ALCL and Breast Implant patients – What are the risks and implications? What is BIA-ALCL? A rare type of lymphoma found associated with Breast Implants. Specialist Plastic Surgeons take their responsibility seriously and are dedicated to acting in the best possible interest of all patients by prioritising their safety. BIA-ALCL is Not Breast Cancer
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Best Breast Reduction Surgeon in the World

  Who are the Best Breast Reduction Surgeons in the World? Where do you learn the best breast reduction surgery techniques? – from the Best Reduction Surgeons in the World. You can read their textbook(s), their medical journal articles, watch their videos and meet them at medical conferences. The BEST way to study and learn
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breast implant swelling

Breast Implant Swelling or Pain? – Watch for BIA-ALCL

  Breast Implant Swelling or Pain Alert & BIA-ALCL Watch for Sudden Breast Implant Swelling or Pain  – It could be BIA-ALCL – Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma. The Australian Society of Plastic Surgeons recommends women with breast implants monitor for any changes or swelling in their breasts and if it occurs to contact their surgeon. Especially
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