Breast augmentation is a cosmetic surgery which is done to increase the size and shape of the breasts by using implants. The implants could be made of silicone gel or fat deposits and the implants come in different shapes and sizes.The surgery procedure aids in increasing the volume of the breasts which may have occurred due to pregnancy or weight loss. It rectifies the asymmetry present between the breasts. It is also known as augmentation mammoplasty.
Benefits of Breast Augmentation
How is a Breast Augmentation Done?
For the procedure of breast augmentation, you will be given anesthesia and sedation so that you do not feel any pain during the procedure. Incisions will be made to place the implants. The incisions made will be in accordance to the size of the implants that you have discussed with your doctor. Incisions will be made in areas where the scarring of skin is less visible (if any).
After the incisions, the next step is to insert the implant and place it in the correct position. The implants will be placed either behind the breast tissue or under the chest muscles. After successfully placing the implants, the incisions are closed with appropriate suture and surgical adhesive.
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Cost of Breast Augmentation Surgery
The cost of a breast augmentation surgery depends on many factors such as the location, the clinic, the doctor and his team, various medical tests, the implants chosen:its shape and sizes etc. In India the average cost range is around 1.5 lakh.
All kinds of surgery are always associated with risks and breast augmentation is no exception in the matter. The enhanced good looks that you want may cost you dear in future, therefore you need to decide wisely before deciding to volunteer for your body parts to be operated upon. There are certain risks that are sure to occur after a certain period of time after a breast augmentation procedure.
Some risks that usually occur have been listed here: