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I lost my chest and completely flat after having my first child would insurance cover breast augmentation?

I lost my chest and completely flat after having my first child would insurance cover breast augmentation?

Probably not: Most insurance plans don't cover breast augmentation. For the specifics of your coverage, call your insurance company. Best wishes! ...Read more

Dr. Otto Placik
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Breast Augmentation (Definition)

Breast augmentation is a surgical procedure to increase the size of the breast. It is commonly done with implants (saline or gel) or with fat transfer. There are advantages and ...Read more


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After I do the breast augmentation can I work out for chest muscle?

After I do the breast augmentation can I work out for chest muscle?

Exercise is OK: Exercising the chest muscles is permitted after breast augmentation. I tell my patients to wait 6 weeks before performing exercises that specifically target the chest muscles, such as push ups or chest fly exercise. ...Read more

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What may cause a rash to form on my chest neck and back after breast augmentation?

What may cause a rash to form on my chest neck and back after breast augmentation?

Skin Reaction: A red, itchy rash over the chest and neck following breast augmentation is most likely the result of an allergic reaction to one of the medicines you are taking in the postoperative period... Most commonly pain medications or antibiotics. Occasionally, women may have a mild skin reaction to the solution used to prepare the skin for surgery, but a drug reaction is more likely. ...Read more

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Do I have to be careful of impact to my chest after a breast augmentation? Is it possible for breast implants to burst if something hit them, or if I were to trip and fall?

Do I have to be careful of impact to my chest after a breast augmentation? Is it possible for breast implants to burst if something hit them, or if I were to trip and fall?

Breast Implants Strong: In general all new breast implants are now made of highly cohesive silicone gel in the United States. You should not have to worry nor restrict your activities. Trauma can of course break bones and for that matter implants too.

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Can you explain if it's required to get bloodwork and a chest X-ray before a breast augmentation?

Can you explain if it's required to get bloodwork and a chest X-ray before a breast augmentation?

YES: Breast augmentation is major surgery and requires a general anesthetic. These risks are low, but it is not recommended to accept them for a cosmetic procedure that is not medically necessary. Sometimes we find significant medical conditions with these tests that end up being more important to the patient in the long term than the surgery itself. It is important to be safe. ...Read more

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What size implant is recommended for my a cup breast augmentation? I wear an a cup and want to balance out my larger hips with a larger chest. Should I try out different sizes so that I can decide if a c or d cup is going to be best for me? Do the doctors

What size implant is recommended for my a cup breast augmentation? I wear an a cup and want to balance out my larger hips with a larger chest. Should I try out different sizes so that I can decide if a c or d cup is going to be best for me? Do the doctors

Cup sizes: Cup size is a measurements used for bras it is measured around your back and the widest part of your breasts usually the middle.
You can go to a department store and get sized but this will vary from 1 store to another. Surgeons use exact and precise volume measured in cc. Trying on different sizers is one of the best methods to get an idea of what volume you should get with a surgeons input. ...Read more

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What could cause dull chest pain between breasts?

What could cause dull chest pain between breasts?

Chest pain: Hi, the pain is not worse with activity then unlikely to originate from heart, then the pain could be from Stomach (acid reflux), spasm of Esophagus, muscle pain, rib pain. ...Read more

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What could cause pain between lower breasts? Is that considered chest pain

What could cause pain between lower breasts? Is that considered chest pain

Dyspepsia.: We may generally term this "dyspepsia". Some possibilities for you specifically may include reflux, gastritis, stomach ulcer, duodenitis, duodenal ulcer or an issue with your gallbladder or pancreas. ...Read more

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What causes pain between lower breasts? Is that still considered chest pain?

What causes pain between lower breasts? Is that still considered chest pain?

Sternum?: Between the lower breast is the lower 1/3 of the sternum and the xiphoid process. Pain in this area can be from the stomach - gastritis, acid reflux. It can be from bone/cartilage - costochondritis (which can be caused by injury and even stress/anxiety). This one isn't dangerous but can be painful. Is the pain worse when you breath deep? Does it hurt to press in that area? ...Read more

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I have chest pain right side just above my breast. What's this?

Need to a Doc: Might not be worrisome if worsen touching, that would mean a chest wall/ muscle pain and would resolve with no treatment. ...Read more

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Chest pain on the right my breast is numb? Help

Chest pain on the right my breast is numb? Help

Get it checked: Numbness usually is associated with neurological issues. Right sided pain is less likely due to cardiac reason but you need to see your pcp to get it checked and evaluation. ...Read more

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Middle of chest pain towards left breast. How do I relieve this?

Pain: To suggest a pain relief method more information and an idea of the cause of the pain is needed. Your description alone isn't enough to provide this information. ...Read more

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Chest pain under left breast for a month now and started from digestion problem.

GERD: Your acid reflux was under treated or you have another problem. See physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have chest pain on the right side above my breast when ever I take a deep breathe.?

Pleurisy: This is termed "pleuritic" pain, meaning pain originating from the lining of the lungs (called the pleura). Common causes of pleurisy are infections of the lung's lining (e.g., viruses), bacterial infections of the lung (pneumonia), blood clots in the lung's blood vessels (pulmonary embolism), tumors, blood in the pleural space caused by trauma to the chest, etc. See your doctor. ...Read more

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I am experiencing chest pain on deep breaths above left breast. Alos gurts when I press on it. What should I do?

I am experiencing chest pain on deep breaths above left breast. Alos gurts when I press on it. What should I do?

You may have: Pleurisy or an inflammation of the muscles and bones of your chest. Fibromyalgia? It is highly unlikely to be cardiac. If it persists after taking an anti-inflamatory like Aleve or Motrin you should see health care provider for further evaluation. ...Read more

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I have chest pain upper left side under breast i`m 53 years old had this pain for 2 days, should I go to hospital?

I have chest pain upper left side under breast i`m 53 years old had this pain for 2 days, should I go to hospital?

Anything: Could be a problem with skin, nerves, muscle, shoulder, lung, heart, or stomach. See your doctor for a more thorough history, physical exam and further evaluation. ...Read more

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Is it true chest pain in the center of the chest is more likely to be cardiac in nature then pain on the left side (breast area)?

Is it true chest pain in the center of the chest is more likely to be cardiac in nature then pain on the left side (breast area)?

Not really: But, historically a pressure type retrosternal chest pain associated with activities and better with rest is typical for angina. But as we get older and with female diabetic patients, less typical become typical. I take chest pain very seriously, specially if associated with chd risk factors. Evaluation asap. ...Read more

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Dr. Gutti Rao
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Chest Pain (Definition)

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