Fat Transfer for Breasts?
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Fat transfer to improve breast asymmetry
Fat transfer can be used to enlarge the smaller breast; a one cup size increase is realistic with this procedure. The results are generally more natural in appearance than that of a breast implant, and will produce a better match with the untreated breast. A liposuction procedure is used to obtain the fat for grafting (I use the BodyJet machine for this). Your small size may require that fat be harvested from more than one body area. The most common donor areas are the abdomen and thighs.
Fat Transfer to Breasts
Without out pictures, it is difficult to give you specific advice. Based on your weight, it might be difficult to find enough fat to harvest to use for your breast. However, if available, fat transfer is possible and can be quite effective. Good luck.
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