Excess Skin + Breast Reconstruction

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Tram or DIEP Flap Using Stomach Apron for Breasts After Weight Loss?

I had breast cancer (Chemo./Rads.), and am awaiting reconstruction. I have lost 175+ pounds, and have a large stomach apron of excess skin. I was... READ MORE

Does the Skin Around the Fat Grafting Get Tightened for Reconstructive Breast Procedures?

I have had a bilateral mastectomy, currently have expanders in place and am undergoing radiation. My PS said I would likely have to have fat grafting... READ MORE

I had reconstruction 10 years ago with silicone implants. Are my Implants Leaking?

I had reconstruction 10 years ago with silicone implants...Suddenly my left breast looks smaller and has a small pocket of loose skin on it. Is it... READ MORE

Will Medicare cover the cost to have the excess skin removed after a mastectomy?

The skin on her chest wall looks like pleats. She had a mastectomy on the other side years ago and that side is flat. She would like to get the excess... READ MORE

Will downsizing 100 cc going from a DD to a full C create excess skin?

I am a breast reconstruction after a double mastectomy with previous implants (full C cup). No chemo or radiation treatments. The Alloderm used for... READ MORE

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