• A Multicentre Study of the Relationship between Abdominal Flap and Mastectomy Weights in Immediate Unilateral Free Flap Breast Reconstruction and the Effect of Adjuvant Radiotherapy

    4 monthes ago - By Journal of Plastic, Reconstructive & Aesthetic Surgery

    Abdominal free flaps are considered the gold standard for post-mastectomy autologous breast reconstruction. A key element of outcome assessment is breast symmetry often achieved by approximating the reconstructed breast dimensions such as weight to those of the mastectomy. However, the ideal relationship between these two entities remains unclear.525 immediate unilateral abdominal free flap breast reconstruction patients were enrolled in a multicentre study and subdivided into Group A and Group C .
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