Seventeen Years of Experience with Reduction Mammaplasty Avoiding a Vertical Scar

@article{Keskin2008SeventeenYO,
  title={Seventeen Years of Experience with Reduction Mammaplasty Avoiding a Vertical Scar},
  author={Mustafa Keskin and Zekeriya Tosun and Nedim Savaci},
  journal={Aesthetic Plastic Surgery},
  year={2008},
  volume={32},
  pages={653-659}
}
It is important to reshape the breast with the least scar possible. This has led us to develop a technique for large breasts where the vertical scar was eliminated. The new nipple is positioned at 19–21 cm. The level of the new inframammary line (IML) is marked 6 cm below the new areola. All the area between the marked IML and the present sulcus is de-epithelialized. The upper flap is undermined beginning from the new IML. The tissue excision is performed medially and laterally leaving a… CONTINUE READING