Breast Augmentation Risks And Dangers

If you are looking to enlarge your breasts, then you will want to have a breast augmentation done. You have to know up front that it will not improve the symmetry of your nipples, it will not move your breasts closer together nor will it lift droopy breasts.

Breast augmentation is done to balance the size of the breasts, improve the contour of the body or it is done as a reconstructive technique after prior surgery.

This surgery is done by implanting silicone shells behind the breast tissue. This will give the breasts a fuller and a more natural contour.

You should be aware of some of the risks and complications that are associated with breast augmentation plastic surgery. Here is a list of complications

 » Reaction to anesthesia
 » Asymmetry
 » Drooping of the breasts
 » Bleeding
 » Capsular contracture This means that scar tissue hardens around your breast implant
 » Deflation
 » Displacement
 » Hematoma or the pooling of clotted blood
 » Implant leak
 » Interference with mammography
 » Infection
 » Keloid This is when heavy scarring takes place.
 » Nerve damage
 » Pain
 » Nipple numbness
 » Permanent numbness There is a 15% chance of this happening.
 » Reaction to medication
 » Rippling
 » Rupture of the implant
 » Seroma or the pooling of watery blood
 » Skin irregularities
 » Sloshing
 » Slow healing
 » Swelling
 » Symmastia- This is when the breasts merge to form one mass.
 » Visible scar

You may just want to rethink your position about havng a breast augmentation. You may find out that you are happy with the breasts God gave you!