[Ribeiro-Technique in Gigantomastia - Review of 294 Reduction Mammaplasties in 8 Years].

INTRODUCTION Reduction mammaplasty in patients with gigantomastia is challenging even to very experienced plastic surgeons. Extremely elongated pedicles impair the vascular supply of the nipple-areola complex. Breast shaping and effective reduction are difficult due to the severely stretched skin envelope. The Ribeiro technique is the standard technique for… (More)