DIEP Flap Breast Reconstruction for this 39 Year Old Woman

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This 39 year old woman underwent bilateral mastectomy and bilateral immediate breast reconstruction with DIEP flaps. She is 6 months recovered from reconstruction of her right and left breast mound. Correction of breast asymmetry was planned and performed at the time of her mastectomy and reconstruction. Next, she plans to schedule nipple and areola reconstruction along with nipple tattooing. 

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