American Society of Plastic Surgeons
For Medical Professionals
one year ago

incisions won’t heal after 3 weeks. Please help

I had my breast redone change from saline to silicone. Almost 3 weeks but incisions closed but they have been having blisters, red bumps around, itching, scalps come off yellow, white clouds on top, scars forming horrible

I don’t know what to do.

Procedure: Breast Implant Revision
Location: Scottdale, AZ

Replies 5

Samir Shureih

Based on the photograph posted, it seems there might be the beginning of cellulitis (infection). Also the breast in this view seems much larger which could be a fluid collection. Need to see your Board Certified Plastic Surgeon ASAP for full examination and appropriate treatment.

Hossein Abdali
ASPS Int. Surgeon

It is inflammation reaction and cellulitis and may be see after resurgery , you should be use oral and local antibiotic and visit again by your surgeon

Alfred Antonetti
ASPS Surgeon

You need to see your board certified plastic surgeon right away and follow advice.

Tanongsak Panyawirunroj
ASPS Int. Surgeon
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It is inflammation reaction and cellulitis infection. Please go to visit your surgeon again for recieved IV or oral antibiotic to cure this infection.


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