If you will be traveling by car, place a small pillow or towel between the seat belt and your reconstructed breast. Institute of Medicine. The patient decided which implant she wanted and signed a consent form for the size and shape preoperatively. If the sutures are in the capsule only, there is a separation between the capsule and the dermis, and dimpling is rare. Peters: Exactly.
After Your Surgery
Non-surgical treatments for collagen-fiber capsules include massage, external ultrasonic therapy, leukotriene pathway inhibitors such as zafirlukast Accolate or montelukast Singulair , and pulsed electromagnetic field therapy PEMFT. Download all figures. The plastic surgical emplacement of breast implant devices, either for breast reconstruction or for aesthetic purpose , presents the same health risks common to surgery , such as adverse reaction to anesthesia , hematoma post-operative bleeding , late hematoma post-operative bleeding after 6 months or more ,  seroma fluid accumulation , incision-site breakdown wound infection. Get plenty of rest.