Nipple-areola reconstruction: outcome assessment

@article{Hussain2003NippleareolaRO,
  title={Nipple-areola reconstruction: outcome assessment},
  author={Mohamad Hussain and L. Rynn and Colin L. Riordan and P. J. Regan},
  journal={European Journal of Plastic Surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={26},
  pages={356-358}
}
The creation of the nipple-areola complex (NAC) is usually the final step in the surgical treatment of breast cancer patients. It has substantial aesthetic and symbolic implications for the patients involved. In this study we reviewed 17 consecutive nipple-areola reconstructions over a 4-year period. Breast reconstruction in these patients was performed using a combination of breast implant only (n=4) and flap reconstructions (latissimus dorsi, TRAM) (n=13). The skate flap technique was used… 
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