Inferior Pedicle Reduction Mammoplasty


The 38-year-old patient was diagnosed with a 21 mm tumor in the right breast 10 cm cranial of the nipple areola complex (NAC). Core needle biopsy found an invasive ductal cancer of intermediate grade, positive hormonal receptors, and a negative Her-2-neu status. The breast was of medium size and ptotic with the nipple 5 cm lower of the inframammary fold (Fig. 28.1a, b).


Sentinel Lymph Node Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Core Needle Biopsy Nipple Areola Complex Intermediate Grade 
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Authors and Affiliations

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

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