The procedure aims at reducing breast size, correct ptosis correction and a possible asymmetry in order to get both nice ascended, reshaped harmonious breasts. Mammaplasty for hypertrophy can be performed at the end of puberty throughout lifetime.
The surgery is performed under general anesthesia. Hospitalization can last from two to three days. The procedure consists at removing excess glandular tissue. The surgeon adopts a different technique to each patient in order to get the best result.
After the intervention
The postoperative pain is generally mild, requiring only simple analgesics. Edema (swelling) and bruising (bruises) and a slight breast discomfort are frequently observed. Recovery period can last from 8 up to 15 days. Sport activities can be resumed after one to two months.
The result is visible immediately after surgery but the shape and size of the breast is not final before one year. Beyond the local improvement, this procedure generally has a favorable impact on the balance of weight, sports, clothing options and psychological state.