• Sellersgrl
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast...
    9 months ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had immediate reconstruction which is not recommended with inflammatory breast cancer. I experienced serious complications with th...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. 10 months ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    This was also done during the masectomy surgery.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Tangojo
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast...
    about 1 year ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    R side mastectomy, L side reduction/lift with reconstruction on R side.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • Mamaswagon
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    about 1 year ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I am in the midst of reconstruction. I feel as though o need to wear an under construction t shirt. I opted for immediate reconstr...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  2. over 1 year ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had my reconstruction done yesterday. They also removed my port. I have pain from the port area but none from the breast. They hav...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Denisehero
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrat...
    over 1 year ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I am 2 weeks out from surgery. Talk about pain afterwards. Finally the right side swelling is starting to come down - still can't ...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    2 Comments
    • akwendi
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating...
    over 1 year ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Exchange of expanders for implants was so much easier than having the expanders!

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
    0 Comments
    • Sheryl88
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltratin...
    almost 2 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had my exchange surgery on 12/13. No more expanders!!

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    about 2 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had my 'swap' surgery on 9/13/17 where the tissue expanders where exchanged for tear-drop shaped implants. The only complication ...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    3 Comments
    • Sandy
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 2 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I decided to have a Latissimus Dorsi Flap procedure. This was a very long and hard recovery.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Aunti
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 2 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    This is about family. What can I say to comfort her? She had r breast removed and implant 2 weeks ago then yesterday they took it ou...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Tomatogirl
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrat...
    over 2 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    My left breast tissue expander ruptured (most likely due to radiation), so my surgeon suggested we place the implant in. Luckily thi...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
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