Latissimus Flap + Breast Reconstruction Q&A
I need to make up my mind regarding breast reconstruction, with breast implants and breast lift. I have gone to different plastic surgeons. I am 50... READ MORE
I had a mastectomy 11 years ago. I was told by a plastic surgeon that my only option is a Latisimus (sp?) flap reconstruction as my skin is very... READ MORE
I had a double masctemony, chemo, and 30 rounds of radiation 2 years ago to left breast. PS was advised to remove TE on left breast and insert implant... READ MORE
Had a bilateral mastectomy 4 years ago & radiation on my right side. I weigh 210lbs & I am 5 ft 6. Does my weight matter?
I live in Mississippi and the Diep Flap option isn't available here. My option is to use the latissimum muscle to reconstruction my radiated side. READ MORE
I had double masctemony in March. Due to the skin dying, I had a latissimus dorsi flap surgery 3 days later. Now, I am still so uncomfortable when I... READ MORE
Now: silicone; capsuled; 2x radical mastectomy; next procedure: LatDorsM + silic; will the risk of capsula decrease? READ MORE