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Blythewood, SC

I would like to have a breast augmentation, but concerned due to having factor 9 defiency

I am concerned with the P.O.healing and of course the scarring. I have 2 children with no complications from vaginal births,other than the slow healing! I'm also prone to keloids from injuries.Do you know Patients with my issues? Thank You!

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November 5, 2009 5:50 AM

Your board certified plastic surgeon will evaluate your situation. He/she will send you for preoperative medical clearance to ensure your safety throughout your procedure and your (more)
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August 25, 2009 1:29 AM

From what you write you are a Genetic Female. Genetic Females are at most "carriers" of the Genetic defect in the X chromosome. Therefore you can proceed with Breast Augmentation without (more)
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