Mastopexy after massive weight loss: dermal suspension and total parenchymal reshaping.

@article{Rubin2006MastopexyAM,
  title={Mastopexy after massive weight loss: dermal suspension and total parenchymal reshaping.},
  author={J Peter Rubin},
  journal={Aesthetic surgery journal},
  year={2006},
  volume={26 2},
  pages={214-22}
}
Building on the work of others who have advocated securing breast tissue to adjacent structures to achieve better projection, the author presents a technique that eliminates the lateral axillary roll deformity while using this tissue to augment breast volume-a particular advantage in the patient with massive weight loss. The procedure, although requiring a longer operating time and resulting in a significant scar, produces a pleasing breast contour, is safe and reliable, and has a low… CONTINUE READING

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