Perforator flap breast reconstruction after unsatisfactory implant reconstruction.


In 2009, 86,424 breast reconstructions were performed in the United States, with 76% being implant-based procedures. Capsular contracture and infection are the 2 most cited indications for implant explantation, resulting in a reconstruction failure. However, several patients are dissatisfied with implant reconstruction even without the aforementioned… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/SAP.0b013e3182012597


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