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Permanent Implant

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rosie14
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Re: Permanent Implant

I think one week is optimistic. I had 2 done 16 days ago and was told not to,drive for a further 2 weeks. I,had a 3 hour surgery as I had to have significant work done on the left hand side due to complications following mastectomy last July so maybe this is why my recovery time is longer!
Lucy_BCC
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Re: Permanent Implant

Hi SWFC

I am sorry you haven't had a reply as yet, please feel free to call our helpliners to talk your concerns through on 0808 800 6000 lines are open 9-5 weekdays and 10-2 Saturdays

Take care
Lucy BCC

SWFC
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Permanent Implant

Hi, I have been advised that I need one more saline injection then my temp implant will be replaced. The surgeon has advised this is minor day surgery and I will be off work for a week. I would be grateful if anyone who has had this procedure can advise on recovery and pain levels. I had a mastectomy with immediate Recon using LD flap in Jan this year and am dreading further pain to be honest. Many Thanks x