Many women who have a mastectomy—surgery to remove an entire breast to treat or prevent breast cancer—have the option of having the shape of the removed breast rebuilt. Women who choose to have their breasts rebuilt have several options for how it can be done. Breasts can be rebuilt using implants saline or silicone. They can also be rebuilt using autologous tissue that is, tissue from elsewhere in the body. Sometimes both implants and autologous tissue are used to rebuild the breast.
Learn how breast size can affect a woman's risk of upper back pain and what you can do about it. The upper part of the spine is very strong, acting as an anchor to the rib cage and supporting the upper body, but it can also be prone to upper back pain. As with lower back pain , upper back pain is most often caused by strain on the muscles and ligaments from poor posture and repetitive motions. But for women with very large breasts, it doesn't take hours spent slouched in front of a computer or a vigorous game of tennis to cause upper back pain. Simply the weight of their breasts alone can be enough to cause back pain , sometimes even leading to long-term chronic pain that lasts for months or years.
By Erica Tempesta For Dailymail. A transgender woman whose breasts merged together after a doctor doubled the size of her breast implants without her permission asked another surgeon to fix her 'mutant boobs' - and help her complete her transition. On Tuesday night's episode of E!