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Questions To Ask Your Plastic Surgeon About Breast Reconstruction

  • Which type of surgery would give me the best results? How will I look afterward?
  • When can my reconstruction begin?
  • How many surgeries will I need?
  • What are the risks at the time of surgery? Later?
  • Will I have scars? Where? What will they look like?
  • If tissue from another part of my body is used, will there be any permanent changes where the tissue was removed?
  • What activities should I avoid? When can I return to my normal activities?
  • Will I need follow-up care?
  • How much will breast reconstruction cost? Will my health insurance pay for it?

Aetna Members: If you would like more information about breast cancer and breast cancer prevention, please call (888) 322-8742.

Miembros de Aetna: Si desean mayor información sobre el cáncer de seno y sobre su prevención por favor llame al (888) 322-8742.

Last updated February 4, 2011




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