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Maggie
04/05/09
Maggie, Community Member
Category: Breast Cancer

tissue expander pain 2 1/2 weeks post bilateral mastectomy, swap with implants pre chemo possible?

I had a bilateral mastectomy 2 1/2 weeks ago and seem to be recovering very well. I have tissue expanders that my ps filled to what she says is a small b cup. While my recovery has been going very well and I have seen a physical therapist to alleviate my tight and painful left arm (where they…

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