Breast Reconstruction by Tissue Expansion / Implant – Case 53

Breast Reconstruction by Tissue Expansion / Implant – Case 53

Camouflage of the mastectomy defect often requires a modest increase in breast size for a woman undergoing mastectomy for breast cancer. In this case the patient desired an increased breast size as well. She is shown after bilateral mastectomy, bilateral tissue expander reconstruction later replaced with implants, and bilateral nipple reconstruction with micro-pigmentation of reconstructed nipple and areola. When scars fade she will look as if she has ha cosmetic breast enhancement not potentially disfiguring mastectomy surgery.