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What can I expect after breast reduction surgery?
Last Updated: 10th June, 2020
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Hereof, how long does it take to recover from breast reduction surgery?
Also Know, how dangerous is breast reduction surgery? Breast reduction surgery has the same risks as any other type of major surgery — bleeding, infection and an adverse reaction to the anesthesia. Other possible risks include: Bruising, which is usually temporary.
Also question is, what can I expect after breast reduction and lift?
After breast reduction surgery, you should expect to feel tired and to have breast pain. This is normal. Your surgeon will give you an oral painkiller to ease you through the first few days after surgery. You should also avoid heavy lifting.
When can you sleep on your side after breast reduction?
Sleep Position After Breast Surgery While it is possible to sleep on your side after breast surgery, it comes with some medical concerns that aren't worth the risk. Instead, most plastic surgeons recommend that patients who have had breast surgery sleep exclusively on their backs until they are fully healed.