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|5/21/2012||Chest area looks broader, puffiness up high from tissue expanders as if I have taken a deep breath. Just had bilateral mastectomy w tissue expanders a week ago. Is this normal and will diep flap be able to make it look more natural,lower? I feel so boyish with the high chest look. Thanks, Lillie.|
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|5/21/2012||not sure without seeing you. given tissue expanders are very new, swelling and sometimes the oddness of where they appear to be "placed" can look funny at first. diep flap later will address this symmetry.|
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