What are possible side effects and complications of a breast lift?

Some of the possible side effects and complications of breast lift surgery include scarring; infection; bleeding or the formation of a hematoma; deep vein thrombosis (when a blood clot forms in a deep vein); fluid accumulation; problems with breastfeeding; temporary or permanent changes in nipple or breast sensation; asymmetry in the size and shape of the breasts; loss of the nipple or areola; problems with anesthesia, and possible revision surgery if you don’t like the results of the initial surgery.

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