Breast Reconstruction Q&A
Nerves + Breast Reconstruction
All done 16 years ago. I was very happy with my result. But now the implants are rippling badly and I have some "nerve"? pain on my chest... READ MORE
Will cutting the thoraco-dorsal nerve stop severe cramping in my latissimus dorsi flap breast reconstruction?
I had a mastectomy with latissimus dorsi flap reconstruction in Sept 08. I am small breasted so no implant was necessary. I have had 4 lipo modelling... READ MORE
I understand that I'll never regain the sensation I had before the tissue removal. But is there anything I can do to make the odds of regaining at... READ MORE
Can a sensory nerve in the DIEP flap be connected after the flap's been attached to the unilateral mastectomy site?
I had a DIEP flap procedure April 15 and am scheduled for "tweaking" of that breast and changes to the normal breast for symmetry July 23. Before the... READ MORE
I am post chemo and about to have breast reconstruction . I am very active. The doctor said he always denervates the pectoral major by cutting the... READ MORE