The patient reported having right breast soreness after performing vigorous stretching exercises. The following morning, she noted increased pain and bruising over the medial aspect of the breast. She underwent right breast ultrasound in the clinic that demonstrated a small fluid collection between the anterior surface of the implant and the overlying tissue, which was of unclear consistency…..A magnetic resonance imaging scan confirmed both intracapsular and extracapsular hemorrhage.The patient was taken to the operating room; on entering the capsule, a pool of dark red blood was visualized and 200 ml of clot was removed…..
Acute symptomatic hematoma with defined etiology seven years after breast reconstruction: A case report and literature review;
Canadian Journal of Plastic Surgery, Summer 2010, Volume 18 Issue 2: e 27-e 29; AK Seth, JY Kim