BMI + Breast Reconstruction Q&A
I am BRCA + and am scheduled for prophylatic mastectomy with implant reconstruction in November. Recently, my sister consulted with a PS who does DIEP... READ MORE
5'1, 230lbs. Looking at prophylactic bilateral mastectomy and options for reconstruction. I am opposed to implants for personal reasons, and am... READ MORE
What breast reconstruction options are available for morbidly obese patient that is otherwise in good health?
Morbidly obese, BMI over 40, but otherwise in good health, well, besides the DCIS. Due to previous Hodgkin's, double mastectomy is my plan, although... READ MORE
Want proph. Mastectomy and diep. 3 PS's said they can do diep but will go from B to A cup. One said I will stay same size. 4th one said I have more... READ MORE
I am most likely having a Prophylactic mastectomy using autologous bilateral DIEP flap method due to being BRCA 2 positive for the gene mutation. I am... READ MORE