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Breast Reconstruction - Photo Set

BeforeBreast Reconstruction Picture
AfterBreast Reconstruction Picture
BeforeBreast Reconstruction Picture
AfterBreast Reconstruction Picture

Case Details

  • Displayed Notes This patient is 33 years old and she weighs 118lbs. She is 5'6". The site of the cancer was the right breast. The type of cancer was ductal. The breast was reconstructed immediately after mastectomy. The preoperative bra size was 36A. An implant with an expander was used:

    Type of expander:133MV both breasts (left prophylactic)
    Initial volume:275 cc's
    Final volume:375 cc's
    Timing to placement of permanent implant: 9 months
    Type of implant:McGhan, Round, Silicone, Style 153
    Size:450 cc's

    The nipple/areola was reconstructed using the local flap and tattoo technique. The nipple/areola was reconstructed after breast creation. The patient was a size 36C/D postoperatively. These photos were taken 1 year postoperatively.
  • Type of Cancer Ductal
  • Timing of placement of permanent implant 9
  • Timing after initial breast creation Delayed
  • Age 33
  • Height 5
  • Height 6
  • Weight 118
  • Site of Cancer Right Breast
  • Reconstructive Timing Immediate
  • Preoperative Cup Size 36A
  • Postoperative Cup Size 36C/D
  • Technique Used A local flap and tattoo
  • Initial volume (ccs) 275
  • Technique Used B Expander with Implant
  • Type of expander 133MV both breasts (left prophylactic)
  • Final volume (ccs) 375
  • Type of implant McGhan, Round, Silicone, Style 153
  • Size (ccs) 450
  • Years between operation and 'after' photos 1

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