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brokenkiss
Dallas, TX

 
One boob more swiollen?


I got my BA done 5/29/09.. its been aweek today.Above my left breast near my underarm is about twice as swollen than my right..

Should I be Worried?


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drpousti


Plastic surgeon
La Jolla, CA
United States
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  Swelling after breast augmentation
December 1, 2009 10:41 AM

Swelling and bruising is normal during this post-operative state, especially just one week afterwards. Remember that these are two seperate surgeries in the same area, so there will be (more)
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drsenderoff


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New York, NY
United States
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November 18, 2009 6:31 AM

It is normal to have some asymmetrical swelling so soon after a breast augmentation. Do not get nervous. Contact your surgeon and make him/her aware of the situation. Your surgeon may (more)
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DrRicardoRodriguez


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Baltimore-Washington DC, MD
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  Swelling on one side
June 10, 2009 11:24 AM

You need to see your Plastic Surgeon. It could be simple or not.
If you are not having fever or throbbing pain, it probably is not an infection. It may just be swelling of the tissues. (more)
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