Taking too long? Close loading screen.
https://vimeo.com/album/4163832/video/174040640

Video Description

0 Comment February 8, 2017

Breast Capsule Contracture

Capsular contracture is the most common aesthetic complication of breast augmentation. If you have a complication related to your breast surgery, it is most likely you will have this issue. The human body is an amazing structure. Anytime there is a foreign body implanted in the body, the body reacts by forming a protective lining around it. This is what we call a capsule: a layer of fibrous tissue around the implant. This layer forms in any part of the body any time an implant is used. This is a normal reaction, and most of the time it does not cause any serious effects or evolve into a capsular contracture.

A capsular contracture is when the capsule that forms around the implant gets very thick and it actually squeezes the implant, resulting in pain, firmness, and distortion of the breast. The tighter the capsule becomes, the worse the symptoms related to the capsular contracture. If we look under the microscope, this capsule consists largely of cell core fibroblasts with connective tissue. A specialized fibroblast has been identified in the capsules of patients with capsular contracture. This cell type is considered responsible for making the actual scar squeeze the implant to various degrees. Think about this cell like a muscle cell that stretches and contracts. It is not well understood what causes myofibroblasts to appear in the capsule and how they regulate these contracture properties.

Capsular contracture can vary based on symptoms and manifestation. A mild capsular contracture is one where the breast feels a little bit firm; in other words, there is a capsule, but it is not significantly contracting or distorting the breast. The more the capsule progresses, the firmer the breast is going to feel, resulting in a moderate contracture. Then we reach the level where not only does the breast feel firm, but also the breast starts to get an abnormal shape more like a ball, as the implant is being squeezed out of position, typically upwards. Finally, you can have the most severe capsular contracture, where the patient has significant firmness, distortion, and pain in the breast.

HOURGLASS TV SCHEDULE

Make sure that you connect with us on the hourglass TV:

Monday: Bootyman 6:00 P.M. CST on YouTube

Tuesday: Wonder Breasts 6:00 P.M. CST on YouTube

Wednesday: Star Bodies 6:00 P.M. CST on YouTube

Thursday: Hourglass operating room and Shoddy 6:00 P.M. CST on YouTube

Friday: Superhourglass 6:00 P.M. CST on YouTube

 

LIVE BROADCAST SURGERIES ALL WEEK ALL DAY on:

Facebook live: Dr. Wilberto Cortes

Periscope: Dr. Wilberto Cortes (@drhourglass)

Snapchat: drhourglass (dr cortes)

 

WEBSITES

To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can log on to his multiple websites:

  1. http://www.rejuvenusaesthetics.com
  2. http://www.hourglasstummytuck.com
  3. http://www.babygotbutt.com
  4. http://www.wonderbreastreduction.com
  5. http://www.wonderbreastlift.com
  6. http://www.bestbreastsandbutts.com
  7. http://www.houstonbestbreasts.com

 

CONTACT US:

You can contact his office by email at cosmeticinfo@drhourglass.com. Phone #: 713-636-2729. Text message: 713-636-2729. Also, you can contact him through social media, including direct messaging through Instagram at dr_cortes, Facebook Messenger at Dr. Wilberto Cortes, and WhatsApp at 936-499-8075. To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites.

 

SOCIAL MEDIA:

To view Dr. Cortes’s impressive results, you can also follow him on the following social media sites:

Facebook – Dr. Wilberto Cortes

https://www.facebook.com/RejuvenusAesthetics

Twitter- @drhourglass

https://twitter.com/drhourglass

Instagram- dr_cortes

https://www.instagram.com/dr_cortes/

YouTube – Wilberto Cortes M.D.

https://www.youtube.com/user/drcortespatients

YouTube – Wilberto Cortes

https://www.youtube.com/user/rejuvenus

Snapchat – Dr. Cortes

drhourglass

Whats’ app – 936-499-8075

Linkedin – Wilberto Cortes

Google Plus- Dr. WilbertoCortesLive

https://plus.google.com/105096590874714404837/about

Vimeo- Wilberto Cortes

https://vimeo.com/user11720204

Pinterest- Dr. Wilberto Cortes Plastic Surgeon

https://www.pinterest.com/drcortes76/

Periscope- Dr. Wilberto Cortes – @drhourglass

icon_tv
icon_scalpel