How do I know if I am developing capsular contracture?
If your breasts are beginning to feel harder, you may be in the early stages of developing excessive scar tissue. Arrange a consultation so your breasts can be evaluated.
What are the chances that I will develop capsular contracture?
To reduce risk, you must ensure that your surgery is performed under the safest surgical conditions. Any less-than-obsessive application of surgical safety protocols could put you at higher risk, due to bacteria. With correct breast implant placement, and the most advanced techniques, your risks are low.
Can capsular contracture be resolved without surgery?
For some women who are experiencing the early stages of the condition, other solutions may be possible. What is most urgent is to have the condition evaluated as soon as possible.