May 16, 2013 ... If reconstruction is performed at the same time, surgery will take longer. ... You'll
be moved to the recovery room after mastectomy surgery, ...
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Felicity, the time before the mastectomy was harder than having the operation.
Feb 15, 2015 ... Most people who have a mastectomy recover well after the procedure ... During
this time, it may need to be replaced and the wound cleaned.
If you're having breast reconstruction at the same time as mastectomy, the plastic
... Be taken to a recovery room where your blood pressure, pulse and breathing ...
Feb 20, 2010 ... From what I have heard and read, it just sounds like more pain and recovery time
and at this point, I see no positive purpose in getting ...
Dec 21, 2015 ... Read about mastectomy types (simple, total, radical, modified radical), ... surgery,
risks and complications, breast reconstruction, and Recovery.
You may have a choice between having breast reconstruction at the same time
as the mastectomy (immediate reconstruction) or at a later time (delayed ...
Dec 10, 2008 ... Cristina, my surgeon told me a three-week recovery from mastectomy, but it was
closer to six weeks before I had full range of motion. I think I ...
Healing and recovery improve with good pain control. ... Although you will not
have felt it at the time, nor remember it afterwards, you will have had a tube down
Full recovery may take 4 to 8 weeks. You may have shoulder, chest, and arm
stiffness. This stiffness gets better over time and can be helped with physical ...