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Breast Reconstruction with Fat Grafting Alone

  • José Maria Serra-Renom
  • José Maria Serra-Mestre
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Abstract

Breast reconstruction with fat grafting is very useful for correcting and modifying size and symmetry [1], but reconstructing a breast with fat alone is difficult because the shape obtained is flat rather than rounded. In this chapter, we describe our technique for breast reconstruction using fat grafting alone in patients with flaccid, elastic skin, via multiple injections of fat tissue [2].

Keywords

Breast reconstruction Fat grafting Puckering stitches Cone formation Neoformation of the inframammary fold 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • José Maria Serra-Renom
    • 1
  • José Maria Serra-Mestre
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Plastic and Aesthetic SurgeryHospital Quiron BarcelonaBarcelonaSpain

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