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What can I expect after a mastectomy?

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Dr. Todd Sisto
Breast Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Moderate pain

For 2-3 days, transverse scar about 7 inches long, loss of breast mound, plastic drain tubes for about five days less painful to remove than one may expect, grieving process ranging from minimal to severe, significant amelioration with reconstruction.

In brief: Moderate pain

For 2-3 days, transverse scar about 7 inches long, loss of breast mound, plastic drain tubes for about five days less painful to remove than one may expect, grieving process ranging from minimal to severe, significant amelioration with reconstruction.
Dr. Todd Sisto
Dr. Todd Sisto
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In brief: Depends

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Minimal pain. Fast recovery. Good luck.

In brief: Depends

You cannot know your reaction.
Minimal pain. Fast recovery. Good luck.
Dr. Terry Simpson
Dr. Terry Simpson
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