This is an operation of augmenting breasts with custom made breast implants, which exterior part is special silicone made and interior part is filled with gel or serum. Breast augmentation is mostly applied in situations when breast shape is genetically small. Although it may be applied to all age groups, it is applied mostly in the age group between 20-25. In situations as post – pregnancy, breast cancer surgery, sudden weight loss periods, breast size is brought to desired dimensions with serum or gel-filled silicone breast implants.
The size of the breast implants that will be placed depends on the width of shoulder, weight, height, it should be suitable to the thickness and specificity of breast tissue. According to the state of the breast tissue the breast implants are placed on or under the chest muscle. To cover the incision scar occuring during surgery implants are placed under the arm, around the areola and from the bottom of the breasts.
- First examination should be done carefully by your doctor.
- You should give accurate information about your patient story to your doctor.
- Your anamnesis about drug allergies, medications used, the previous operation story should be determined.
The operation lasts 1-2 hours.
Side effects and risks:
Temporary results as cyanosis and swelling can be observed. Complications connected with breast implants – deflation, folding and formation of capsular contracture may rarely occur. Some of the complications are changes as bleeding and infection. If postoperative mammography is required it must be done with a special technique.
Patients can turn back to their normal social life and work after 1-3 days. More active life is recommended after 1-2 weeks.
Procedure and anesthesia
The operation is done under general anesthesia in hospital.
The result is long lasting.
This is an operation of augmenting breasts with custom made breast implants, which exterior part is special silicone made and interior part is filled with gel.