few potential complications that may be discussed with you
would include bleeding, infection and reactions to anesthesia.
Post Reduction, it is possible that the breasts
may not be perfectly symmetrical or the nipple height may
Desired minor adjustments, if any, can be
made at a later time. In rare cases, permanent loss of sensation
in the nipples or breasts may occur. In certain instances
where incisions may have healed poorly, Revisionary Surgery
is sometimes helpful.
In the case of injury to or loss of the nipple and areola
which is usually an unlikely event, they usually can be satisfactorily
reconstructed using skin grafts.
Following the advice and instructions of
your plastic surgeon, both pre and post surgery is advisable
as it can help to lessen certain risks.
A detailed information booklet will be provided
with instructions and precautions for the immediate and early
This will also discuss the sequelae of Breast