Excessively large breast, health problems , e.g. spinal problems caused by large breast, discomfort in daily activities.
Large breasts does not have to mean a woman’s dream becoming true. Sometimes, large breasts significantly disturb bodily proportions and are the cause of pain discomforts. First of all, excessively large breast is the cause of difficulties in daily activities. In contrast to breast enlargement usually performed for aesthetic reasons, breast reduction is usually performed for health and quality of life-related reasons.
Anesthesia and the course of the surgery
The surgery is performed under general anesthesia; depending on the course, it may last for 1.5 to 2 hours. Several surgical techniques are available, and the decision regarding the incision method is made following individual consultations.
Immediately after the surgery, a special bra is placed to help the breasts reach their final shape. The bra has to be worn all time for 5 weeks. It is removed for the first time during the suture removal and dressing change visit, i.e. 8-10 days after the procedure. Drains are removed earlier on (day 1-3). It is important that during the entire recovery period, patients avoid rapid movements, carrying loads, exposure to sunlight and sauna.
- bleeding time and coagulation profile
- hematology, ESR and blood type, creatinine
- blood glucose
- Breast ultrasound
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