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Breast Reconstruction

Breast Reconstruction

Breast reconstruction is a branch of plastic surgery wherein the goal of surgery is to provide the patient with two balanced and symmetrical breasts. In this way, breast reconstruction is the rebuilding of a breast, usually in women. The process involves using autologous tissue or prosthetic material to construct a …

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Female to Male Breast Reconstruction

Female to Male Breast Reconstruction

The great challenge in reconstructing a male- appearing chest from a female breast is the management of the overlying breast skin. There is always a “skin excess” when the underlying glandular and fatty breast tissue is surgically removed. One goal in gender reassignment surgery is to manage this skin excess …

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