We women because of the big breasts; waist and back pain, rash and open wounds due to friction,
Undesirable odors, inability to choose clothes, bra marks that become scars, and a distaste for ourselves.
we are dealing with situations. The operation we have done to save ourselves from these situations.
We call it Breast Reduction Surgery.
Breast Reduction Surgery
Breast reduction surgery; one of the reverse T incision or lollipop incision methods under general anesthesia
It takes place in approximately 2.5-3 hours depending on breast size. inverted T incision; under the breast
It is performed by removing the sagging skin and breast tissue by making an inverted T-shaped incision. Lollipop incision;
sagging skin and breast tissue by making a lollipop-shaped incision around the nipple
taking place. After the surgery, we wear a specially prepared sports bra-like bra,
used for about 6 weeks.
Pain in Breast Reduction Surgery
Pain in breast reduction surgeries is not different from other surgeries. It is relieved with painkillers. to a year
Occasional burning and stinging may be felt.
You will stay in the hospital for 1 night after the operation. Drain left for 3 days in breast reduction surgeries
I use. The drain is removed after 3 days. The drain removes the dirty blood accumulated in the surgery area from the body.
used for disposal. After the 3rd day, 1st week and 2nd week controls are made. In the 2nd week, the stitches are removed and
We start your scar removal treatment. There will be swelling in your breasts for a certain period, it will decrease day by day.
After breast reduction surgery, 1 week of rest will be sufficient.
It is normal for every incision to leave a scar. Scars, the incision decided for breast reduction surgery
will differ according to the trace. These traces will be of the type that can be hidden with a bra or bikini. In time
The clarity of the traces will also decrease.
Preservation of lactation function by methods that protect the mammary gland and its connection with the nipple
possible. However, in order to obtain appropriate reduction in overly large breasts, the lactation process
It can be sacrificed with the patient’s consent, taking into account the age and future plans of having a child.
It is necessary to rest at home until the drain is removed.
Painkillers and antibiotics given by your doctor after breast reduction surgery are in the dosages given.
should be used.
Dressing should not be interrupted.
Weight should not be lifted for at least 6 weeks.
The bra given after the surgery should also be used for 6 weeks.
Side Effects That May Occur After Surgery
Blood Accumulation (hematoma): It is detected early. It can be prevented with a short intervention.
Size Difference: It is the fact that the two breasts continue to maintain their preoperative difference after the operation.
Loss of Breastfeeding: Breastfeeding may be lost due to breast size and the technique used.