• NadineT
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I just had my implants put in now waiting for my nipple recontruction.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • bbrown
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Expanders had to be removed due to multiple infections and complications.

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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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    • Kimber1
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a double masectomy nipple sparing procedure with reconstruction including implants. Hard decision to make - it was made as a p...

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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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    • ld_105
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    The expander exchange took six weeks and more to heal completely.

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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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    • tess2x
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had limited movement in both arms after surgery.

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • SDomiano
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    a week ago Wednesday have to have the right side removed . now I have to wait 3 months have it done again. I have one month of dea...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Skin kept opening exposing implant, body did not like them

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • RockerB
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Breast Reconstruction surgery left me disabled. Having your sternal, ribs, and muscles removed put you in vulnerable situation for ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Dallasgal
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrati...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Have had significant pain from reconstruction

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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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  2. almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had complications. First I had the drains in for a month because they were draining too much to be removed. Fluid was collecting...

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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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  3. almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    became infected and had to be removed

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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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    • Lynn51
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    finally reconstruction surgery done ( after 3 times )

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