Can I do a successful breast augmentation after radiation therapy 8 years ago?
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Implants post Radiation therapy
Sorry to hear about the recurrence.. generally speaking there are considerations combining an implant based reconstruction with prior irradiation.. historically, capsular contracture is increased in prior irradiation and other forms of breast reconstruction may be better suited...
Breast Augmentation after mastectomy
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Best wishes and good luck.
Richard G. Reish, M.D.
Harvard-trained plastic surgeon
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