I have used Alloderm, Strattice and Surgimend in breast reconstruction, and I find that Alloderm seems to incorporate best, especially if there is a problem in breast healing after a mastectomy. That is, if the skin healing is problematic, the Alloderm seems to maintain integrity and resist infection better. However, personal experiences may vary from surgeon to surgeon and among patients.
Like any foreign material, Alloderm (or any dermal matrix) can become infected. I have also seen a...