Breast Reduction
Breast reduction surgery is intended to reduce the size and lift up the breast. Women with very large breasts are restricted for a number of pysical activities, they may cause embarassment and even develop psycological problems like shyness and introversion. In addition, they often suffer from breast, back and neck pain, shoulder grooves from bra straps, and skin rashes under the breasts can occur especially in summer time. Before surgery the final breast size in proportion to the body will be evaluated together with the surgeon. The operation lasts two to three hours.The patient is usually discharged on 1-2 days. The incisions heal within 10 days. There is no sensory loss. There will be minimal vertical scars, which also disappear by time. There might be limited changes in lactating ducts. The patient may breastfeed after 3-6 months.