Year 1, Month 6, Day 21: Cautiously Optimistic
Typing post-op and while on pain meds… so please forgive any glaring typos or grammatical mistakes. Talked with my surgeon just before surgery about the adhesion again. She same up with a plan to insert a piece of Alloderm in that area to pad it and also create space between the skin and muscle. Alloderm is a regenerative tissue matrix made from cadaver skin. It is also used in the nipple reconstruction. I did not get the lasers I requested, but still ended up with an element of FrankenBoobs.
As they prepped me in OR, they asked me Continue reading