• Mastoplasty after massive weight loss: Redefinition and stabilization of the breast mound with submuscular autoprosthesis

    One year ago - By Journal of Cutaneous Online

    Gianfranco M Colicchia, Verdiana Di Pietro, Valerio Cervelli
    Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2019 12(3):164-173
    Context: After massive weight loss, breast changes dramatically becoming ptotic, flat in the upper pole, with significant skin excess. After mastoplasty, often ptosis can recur and the upper pole can lose its fullness again. The technique described in this study treats breast deformities ensuring stable results and avoiding ptosis recurrence. Aim: To analyze a new modality of breast reshaping after massive weight loss, evaluating outcomes and complications as well as...
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