Breast augmentation surgeries can be performed with silicone prosthesis on women who want to have bigger and plump breast.
The surgical technique is mainly divided into four according to placement of the silicone prosthesis; subpectoral muscle, top pectoral muscle, subsarcolemmal and and double-located.
Silicone prostheses are divided into two as drop (anatomical) and round. The choice of method or form of prosthesis varies depending on the patient's breast.
The operation takes up to 1-2 hours. Operation is performed under general or sedation anesthesia. No pain is felt during the operation. Generally you may hospitalized for one night. Also you may leave the hospital the same day.
After the operation, the skin will be stretched so you may feel feeling of tightness. Pain will be a little more after the operations which are performed by muscle intervention. Consequently, the patient may feel pain for a few days but this pain can be controlled with analgesics and muscle relaxants. You will be able to stand up and walk after 3-4 hours from operation. After three days, it is possible to back to desk jobs and you can back to normal life after 1-2 weeks.
The quality of the prosthesis used is important. Breast augmentation surgeries which are performed by using quality prosthesis approved by FDA and produced with the latest technology are extremely healthy. Therefore you can have an operation with complacency with the right brand silicone prosthesis.
In researches conducted, no relationship has been found between silicone prosthesis and breast cancer. After breast augmentation with prosthesis you can become pregnant with complacency. Prosthesis does not need be removed again. The prosthesis is not harmful for the baby during breastfeeding; it does not constitute an impediment for breastfeeding.