Superior-Based Pedicle Quadrantectomy and Reconstruction of the Quadrantectomy Defect with an Inferior Pedicle Flap

  • Peter Schrenk


The 43-year-old woman was diagnosed with a 15 mm receptor positive cancer in the upper outer quadrant of the right breast. The tumor was close to the skin, which required resection of the skin over the tumor. The patient had a small size symmetric breast with moderate ptosis (Fig. 25.1a–c).


Sentinel Node Axillary Lymph Node Dissection Basal Cell Carcinoma Breast Conservation Surgery Pectoralis Major Muscle 
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© Springer-Verlag Vienna 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Second Department of SurgeryBreast Care Center, Akh – LFKK LinzLinzAustria

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