Aesthetic correction of tuberous breast deformity: lessons learned with a single-stage procedure.

@article{Bach2009AestheticCO,
  title={Aesthetic correction of tuberous breast deformity: lessons learned with a single-stage procedure.},
  author={Alexander Bach and Ulrich Kneser and Justus Patrick Beier and Christiane Breuel and Raymund E Horch and Mareike Leffler},
  journal={The breast journal},
  year={2009},
  volume={15 3},
  pages={279-86}
}
Tuberous breast deformity is a pathologic condition of the breast affecting teenage women. The aberration of breast shape in tuberous breast deformity consisting of a constricting ring at the breast base, breast tissue deficiency, and herniation of breast tissue into the nipple-areola-complex with areola enlargement and additional asymmetry makes the surgical correction challenging. In the present study, 15 patients were operated using a surgical procedure, which addresses all aspects of the… CONTINUE READING