Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
Ease of Migration of Titanium Clip
I had a biopsy several weeks ago and had a titanium clip inserted.  I am worried about it moving around especially if I'm exercising or whatever.  I'm afraid my husband might dislodge it if he "handles" it.  You know what I'm talking about...Do these things stay put no matter what?   Thanks for any help.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
2 Answers
Page 1 of 1
684030 tn?1415615923
They're reference markers and are designed to remain in place... no matter what.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
I had a clip left after biopsy 1+yr ago. Now I have intermittent sharp, burning pain in that spot. It comes and goes and it is sometimes VERY painful. I can't go without a bra anymore and any movement of the breast brings on the pain. I'm going to check this out as I see others w the same problem. Perhaps "we" shouldn't have these things, expecially now that I see they don't always "stay put". Migration defeats the purpose of the clip and the pain is at times, disabling.
Discussion is closed
Cancel
Comment
A
A
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Breast Cancer Community Resources
Top Breast Cancer Answerers
25201 tn?1255584436
Blank
japdip
587083 tn?1327123862
Blank
zouzi