Breast Reconstruction for Cancer Survivor*
This patient underwent a bilateral mastectomy with tissue expander placement. The tissue expander was placed between the skin and chest muscle after the breast surgeon removed the breast tissue. A tissue expander is an implant that’s more like a balloon. It stretches the skin to make room for the final implant. More
From TE to final implant
The tissue expander was exchanged with the final silicone implants 3 months after the bilateral mastectomy. 3-4 after this procedure, she chose to have nipple tattooing performed. More
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