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How long after a breast reduction does swelling go away?

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Dr. Larry Nichter
Cosmetic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Swelling BR

Discomfort, swelling and discoloration of the breasts are expected for several weeks.
Usually, our patients return to most normal activity within two weeks.

In brief: Swelling BR

Discomfort, swelling and discoloration of the breasts are expected for several weeks.
Usually, our patients return to most normal activity within two weeks.
Dr. Larry Nichter
Dr. Larry Nichter
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Dr. Frederick Coville
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Soon

Most of your swelling be gone after a couple of weeks.
But it takes months for your breast to settle into their final position, especially if youve had a vertical incision reduction. Wait 3 months at a minimum to judge your results.

In brief: Soon

Most of your swelling be gone after a couple of weeks.
But it takes months for your breast to settle into their final position, especially if youve had a vertical incision reduction. Wait 3 months at a minimum to judge your results.
Dr. Frederick Coville
Dr. Frederick Coville
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Dr. Robert Schnarrs
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Breast reduction

4-6 weeks.

In brief: Breast reduction

4-6 weeks.
Dr. Robert Schnarrs
Dr. Robert Schnarrs
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