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Latissimus Dorsi Flap Reconstruction with Inverted T Mastectomy: Good Result

  • Hisamitsu Zaha

Abstract

A 61-year-old patient was diagnosed with a 40 mm tumour in the left breast 2 cm above the nipple–areola complex in the upper outer quadrant. Histology found an invasive lobular cancer of intermediate grade, positive hormonal receptor status and a negative Her-2-neu. Clinically the breast was of large volume and showed a ptosis with the nipple being 4 cm beneath the inframammary fold. The patient desired smaller breasts and autologous reconstruction.

Keywords

Sentinel Lymph Node Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy Skin Flap Left Breast Intermediate Grade 
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© Springer-Verlag Vienna 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Breast SurgeryNakagami HospitalOkinawaJapan

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